Mr. Larry Whitehead, a resident of Midland City, died early Thursday morning, November 15, 2018 in a Dothan hospital. He was 76.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, November 19, 2018 in the Earl Bankston Memorial Chapel with Reverend Cecil Condrey and Reverend Jarred Stanley officiating.
Burial will follow in Midland City Cemetery. Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. Whitehead, son of the late Reverend Roy Albert Whitehead and Beatrice Leger Whitehead, was a lifelong resident of Midland City. He was engaged in farming all of his lifetime.
Mr. Whitehead was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Ladon Whitehead; a sister, Virginia Burch and his former wife, Sylvia Whitehead.
Surviving relatives include five children, Cynthia, Amy Beatrice, Eddie (LaDonna), Roy, and Jim (Irell); brothers and sisters, Onise Brackin (O.D.), Wicksburg; Ann Henderson (Lamar),
Eufaula; Jerry Whitehead (Brenda), Blakely, GA; Eugene Whitehead (Dora), Ozark; Billy Whitehead, Grimes and Luedell Bryant, Dothan; Edward Whitehead (Judy), Jackey Whitehead (Debbie),
and Joyce Chandler (Delbert), all of Midland City; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives also survive.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Bert Chandler, Leroy Whitehead, Jerome Miller, Jason Whitehead, Tobert Stone and Johnny Burch.
So sorry for your loss. Always thought a lot of Larry. Grew up in Midland City with him.
Willam (Buster) Wilkins)Headland, AL
Very Sorry For Your Loss.
Jerry DeanDothan, AL
Fly high with the Angels. We will miss you.🙏🏼
Kandy HallHeadland, AL
To the rest of the brothers and sisters we love y'all and if there is anything you need all you have to do is ask we will do what we can and I would like to say A very special thank you for all that you did for the family Becky we love you and thanks again
Brenda Whitehead and Jerry WhiteheadBlakely, GA