Billy Gene Whitaker September 22, 1931 – May 18, 2019 Billy Gene Whitaker, 87, of Cameron died Saturday, May 18, 2019 in a Cameron nursing facility. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron. Burial will follow in the Rice Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-7:00 pm at the funeral home. Mr. Whitaker, a farmer, was born September 22, 1931 in Cameron to William and Gertrude Jessie (Henry) Whitaker. He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War being stationed in Japan. All his life he loved growing crops of tomatoes and other vegetables. He loved the out of doors and fishing.He was a member of St. Monica’s Catholic Church. He is survived by: Sister: Diane Yates Nieces Lynette Ohlson, Cindy Mendenhall, Bridget Pelzel, Gail Summers and Denise McQuary Nephews Gary Kornegay and Jack Thompson Numerous great nieces and nephews He was preceded in death by his parents Bill & Gertrude Whitaker and two sisters, Juanita Landrum and Marie Thompson.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Billy Gene Whitaker September 22 1931 May 18 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Cameron, state: Texas