age 80 of Festus, Missouri passed away Friday, March 8, 2019 at his home. He was born August 26, 1938 in Zion, Missouri the son of the late Carrie S. (nee Settle) and Roy F. Whitener.
He is survived by his wife Shelby Jean (nee Burns) Whitener; sons Don (Deena) Whitener of Festus, Larry (Sue) Overton of DeSoto, Missouri, Mark (Mandi) Overton of Crystal City, Missouri, Paul Overton of DeSoto, Missouri; daughter Ruth Ann Dalton of Desoto; numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews cousins, friends and one great-granddaughter Tinzlee.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his son Daryl Whitener; 5 brothers and 1 sister.
He worked as a mechanic for U.P.S. for over 24 years and was a member of Ketha Heights Baptist Church in Festus.
Visitation Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus from 11:00 A.M. until time of funeral services at 1:00 P.M. officiated by Bro. Pete Ruble of Piedmont, Missouri. Interment in Danby Cemetery in Danby, Missouri.