Funeral services for Mr. Charles F. Whitaker, 88, of  of Jackson
County,  TN, will be held at 12 Noon Thursday, July 25, 2019, at
Anderson -  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
Gainesboro, TN.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M. – 8 P.
M., and Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He  passed  away   on  Monday,  July  22,  2019,  at  Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.

He  was  born  October  21, 1930,  in  Jackson  County,  TN,  to
the   late   Herman  Whitaker  and  Vallie  Haney  Whitaker.  On
January   19,   1954,   he  was  married  to  Pauline  Richardson
Whitaker, who survives. He worked as a Hi-Lo Driver at General
Motors and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  He
was a member of the Center Grove Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 Sister:
Lillie Mae Whitaker Goolsby; and 1 Infant Brother.

Survivors  include  his  Wife:  Pauline  Whitaker  of Gainesboro,
TN;  2 Daughters:  Kathy  (Terry)  Geer  of  Cookeville,  TN and
Vicky   (Al)   Vanderlinden   of   Clinton   Township,   MI;   4
Grandchildren:  Jason  (Allison)  Geer  of Gallatin, TN; Shannon
Geer of Walling, TN; Caitlyn (Nick) Constanza of IN;  and Alex
(Courtney)   Vanderlinden   of   Clinton   Township,  MI;  and  3
Much  Beloved  Great  Grandchildren:  Hudson  Whitaker Geer,
Ava Hayes Geer, and Kolton Alex Vanderlinden.
      
Bro. John Mabrey will officiate at the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the India
Mission  Fund,  St.  Jude  Children’s  Hospital,  or Happy Haven
Home by contacting the funeral home.
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