E. J. 'Cotton' WhitenerJan 30, 1928 - Jul 28, 2003
E. J. "Cotton" Whitener, 75, of Corsicana passed away Monday, July 28, 2003, in Corsicana.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be 9 a.m. Wednesday at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery with the Rev. James Williams officiating.
Mr. Whitener was born Jan. 30, 1928, in Dawson.
Survivors include his sons, Eddy Whitener of Corsicana, Coty Whitener of Friendswood and David Whitener of Fenton, Mich.; daughters, Sheri Bayes of Corsicana and Teri Carver of Corsicana; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sisters, Minta Crocker of Corsicana, Dorothy Hall of Grand Rapids, Minn., and Doris Mahoney of Corsicana.
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Corsicana Daily Sun - July 29, 2003