Whittle, Carl Richard "Rich" Carl Richard "Rich" Whittle passed away unexpectedly on February 14, 2012. Rich was born on September 2, 1951 in Aiken, SC. He grew up with and is survived by two loving siblings, Don Whittle (wife Pam) and Nona Kelsey (husband Bill). Rich graduated from Sewanee University before serving in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam conflict. He worked as an accountant in Grand Prairie before he found his life's vocation as an educator. Rich enjoyed teaching special needs youth. In recent years, he enjoyed coin collecting, swimming, and spoiling his favorite daughter, his dog Sara. Rich was a family man, who loved and is survived by wife Elizabeth Whittle, and daughters Mary-Elizabeth and Dixie. He had a wry sense of humor, enjoyed watching professional baseball, and playing cards-especially bridge. Services will be at First United Methodist Church of Grand Prairie, in Baker Chapel on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 10 a.m.
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Published in Dallas Morning News on Feb. 18, 2012