Gentry Whitworth (Murfreesboro) - July 6, 2008

THOMAS GENTRY WHITWORTH, SR. age 78 of Murfreesboro died Sunday July 6, 2008. He was a native of Rutherford County and the son of the late Charlie and Bessie Dill Whitworth.

Funeral service will be 10:00AM Wednesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel with Marion West and Tim Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Peggy Whitworth; children, Thomas Gentry Whitworth, Jr.; Rhonda (Danny) Barrett; Deborah (Billy) Webb all of Murfreesboro; grandchildren, Terri Langford of Manchester, Eric (Melissa) Barrett, Allison (Jay) Davidson, Kyle and Megan Webb all of Murfreesboro; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Howard (Emma Jean) Whitworth of Murfreesboro and Rollie (Julia) Whitworth of Nebraska.

Mr. Whitworth was a member of Science Hill Church of Christ and a retired Truck Driver. Pallbearers will be Paul Nipper, Bud Mitchell, Jay Davidson, Eric Barrett, Don Allen, and Roy Gambrell.

Visitation will be 4:00PM to 8:00PM Tuesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel.