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Jacob Odell Whisnant

August 6, 1933 February 4, 2019
Jacob Odell Whisnant
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Obituary for Jacob Odell Whisnant

Jacob Odell Whisnant, age 85 of Lawndale, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 at Wendover Hospice House in Shelby.

Born August 6, 1933 in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late John George and Mabel Mull Whisnant. In addition to his parents, wife, Mary Crouse Whisnant; brother, Sam Whisnant; sister, Margie McManus; granddaughter, Misty Bivens preceded him death.

Left to cherish his memory:

Daughter: Deborah Henderson and husband J.W. of Lawndale

Brother: Clifford Whisnant and wife Dottie of Iron Station

3 Granddaughters: Birgail Kanipe and husband Eric; Tasha Williams and husband Dmaris; Holly Anderson

Grandson: Matthew Wise and wife Christy

6 Great-Grandchildren

The family will receive friends Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden.

A private burial will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019 at the former New Life Baptist Church Cemetery in Lincolnton, NC .

Memorials may be made to: Wendover Hospice House, 953 Wendover Heights Dr, Shelby, NC 28150

Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Whisnant Family.

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5:00 PM 2/7/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/7/2019 7:00:00 PM
Burke Mortuary - Maiden

1101 East Maiden Road
Maiden, NC 28650

Burke Mortuary - Maiden
1101 East Maiden Road Maiden 28650 NC
United States

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