Denton Record Chronicle
Wednesday, May 17, 2006
TIOGA ? Doyle Whitworth, 81, of Tioga died Monday, May 15, 2006,
at Community Specialty Hospital in Sherman.
He was born May 28, 1924, in Delba to the late John A. Whitworth
and Alice Mae Clark Whitworth. He married Nelda Jean Bodovsky on Nov. 15,
1944, in Pilot Point. She preceded him in death on May 16, 2003. He had
served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and was retired from the maintenance
department at the Denton State School. He was also a carpenter.
He was Baptist.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 18, at Huff Funeral
Home Chapel, 424 S. Washington St. in Pilot Point. The Rev. Bobby Layman
will officiate. Burial will follow in Tioga Cemetery in Tioga. Pallbearers
will be Eddie Whitworth, Dan McKnight Jr., Bob McKnight, Jackie Myers,
Donnie McKnight and Jerry McKnight.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, at Huff Funeral
Home in Pilot Point.
Survivors include two sons, Doyce Whitworth and wife Nanci of Tioga,
and Randy Whitworth and wife Jan of Sherman; grandsons, Matt Whitworth
and wife Lori, and Casey Whitworth; granddaughter, Whitney Whitworth; and
step-grandchildren, Jason, Cheryle, Melvin, Mary, Stephanie, Jennifer,
Christopher, Stephanie and Allen.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.