Emanuel  Whitehead

Emanuel Whitehead

Sunday, May 14th, 1939 - Saturday, March 16th, 2019
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Emanuel Whitehead age 79, of Jenson, KY passed away Saturday March, 16, 2019 at Continue Care Hospital, Corbin, KY. Emanuel was a wonderful daddy, husband, papaw and brother; he loved to hunt and play guitar but mostly he loved his family. He was born May 14, 1939 to the late Taylor and Catherine Whitehead in Harlan Co., Kentucky.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers Elmer Whitehead, Hurley Whitehead, Fred Whitehead and John Whitehead.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years Ronella Brock Whitehead; daughters Charlene (Frank) Schuler, Carol Hubbard and Barbara (Ronald) Brock; grandchildren Tiffany Bippus and Bryan Brock; great-granddaughter Breanna Faith Marcum; sisters Mary Ann Whitehead and Oma Jean Caldwell; brothers Junior Whitehead and Rubin Whitehead; sister-in-law Ann Williams; a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends after 6PM Monday March 18, 2019 at Mill Creek Baptist Church until 9PM.
Funeral services will be 2PM Tuesday March 19, 2019 at Mill Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Rafe Collett, Rev. Jack Smith, Rev. John Whitehead and Rev. Ronald Howard; music will be provided by Mickey Wilder, Linda Pearl Engle and Irvin Gipson. Burial will follow in Greenhills Memorial Garden Cemetery, Middlesboro, KY. The Brooks-Durham Funeral Home is honored to serve the Whitehead family. Guestbook at www.brooksdurhamfuneralhome.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, March 18th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Monday, March 18th, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Mill Creek Baptist Church
    -, KY
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  • Service

    Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 2:00pm
    Brooks-Durham Funeral Home
    205 West Kentucky Avenue
    PINEVILLE, KY 40977
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Rafe Collett
    Rev. Ronald Howard
    Rev. Jack Smith and Rev. John Whitehead
  • Interment

    Green Hills Memorial Gardens
    middlesboro, KY


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Darlene Whitehead Lawson

Posted at 02:18pm
I am so sorry to hear of Uncle Emanuel's passing. I have many wonderful memories of him that I will cherish forever. May God comfort you in the coming days and know that I love you all.

Jack Smith

Posted at 09:38pm
A wonderful person and friend, may God wrap his loving arms around each of you as you walk through this valley, live and prayers

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