Robert Eugene Whiddon passed away just one day after his 84th birthday.
He was an active member of the Edmond Church of Christ for the past 40 years. He served that congregation as an elder for almost 35 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James Claude and Era Lovilla Whiddon, by his sister Pauline Ruth Gilpin, by his brother William Walter Whiddon, and by his sister Sherry Ann Whiddon. He was also preceded in death by his wife of almost 62 years, Beverly Wynn Whiddon.
He is survived by his five children: Jan Lee Ramirez and her husband Gonzalo of Lubbock, Texas; Robert Eugene Whiddon Jr. and his wife Debbie of Edmond, Okla.; James Dwight Whiddon and his wife Gay of Oklahoma City, Okla.; Jill Ann Sanders and her husband Craig of Edmond, and Jack Thomas Whiddon and his wife Renee of Waco, Texas. He is survived by 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother Edward LeRoy Whiddon.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday May 6, at the Edmond Church of Christ, 801 S Bryant, Edmond OK 73034. Burial to follow immediately after the service. Viewing will be Thursday, May 5, from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. with the family there from 4 - 6 p.m. at Matthews Funeral Home, 601 S Kelly, in Edmond.
Published on May 2, 2016