Earon R. Whitaker, Jr.
Earon R. Whitaker, Jr.

August 4, 1944 - November 3, 2017
Born in Louisville, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Earon R. Whitaker, Jr., 73, of Bowling Green entered into rest Friday, November 3, 2017 at Hospice House of Southern Kentucky. Earon was a native of Louisville, KY and born August 4, 1944. He was preceded in death by his parents Earon Whitaker, Sr. and Bernice Oglesby Whitaker.
Earon loved his family and friends. He was always eager to help anyone in need, or just make them laugh. He was a retired master electrician and contractor. His imagination for building and woodworking was one of his talents. He had many hobbies, but fishing was one he enjoyed most. Before his illness he attended the Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Russellville Road, Bowling Green.
Survivors include his wife Doris Buchanan Whitaker, four sons Michael R. Whitaker (Diane), Richard B. Whitaker, Jeff A. Whitaker (Melissa) and Chad Whitaker all of Bowling Green. Two sisters Pat Giorgio and Mayetta Givens both of Bowling Green.
Three brothers Billy Whitaker (Jackie), Jimmy Whitaker, Bobby Whitaker all of Bowling Green, Four wonderful grandchildren Alex, Eric, Emily and Abby Whitaker. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Memorial services will be Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm at J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel, visitation will be Tuesday 4:00 pm until time of services at the funeral home. Earon chose cremation.
Expressions of Sympathy may be made to Hospice of Southern Kentucky.

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Services

Visitation
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7:00 PM

Charities

Hospice House, Hospice SoKY
5872 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY USA 42104
Our mission is to enable persons to live in peace and with dignity in a caring environment during the final stages of life by offering care and comfort both to them and to those with whom they share their lives. We develop and provide individualized programs of care and supportive services during dying, death and bereavement that enhance quality of life by adressing physical, emotional, spiritual and social needs.