John B Whitson
May 28, 1934 ~ June 8, 2008
HUGHES SPRINGS-Funeral services for John B. Whitson, 74, of Daingerfield, will be at 10 A.M., Wednesday, June 11, at Veal Switch Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Butch Shipp officiating. Burial will be in Veal Switch Cemetery near Hughes Springs under direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. of Hughes Springs. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Whitson died Saturday, June 7 at his home in Daingerfield. He was born May 28, 1934 in Brush Creek Township, North Carolina. He served in the U.S. Navy, and was a member of Veal Switch Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Maude Robinson Whitson. He is survived by three daughters & sons-in-law Sandra and Tommy Young of Collierville, TN; Robin and James Hurlburt of White Oak, and Kimberly and James Dufner of Hughes Springs; two sisters Maxine Presley and Jean Whitson; two brothers Ted Whitson, all of Winter Park FL and Windell Whitson of Florida; seven grandchildren Jennifer Harvey and husband Benjamin; Miranda Young, Brandon Hurlburt, Becky and husband Jeremiah Williams, and Kristen , James III, and Jonathan Dufner; and two great granddaughters Alyssa and Reagan Harvey, and numerous nieces and nephews. On-line condolences may be left at www.reeder-davis.com.