XENIA Robert Neil Whitacre, 78, of 290 Strickland Road, went home to be with his Lord on May 3, 2013.
He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Margie Whitacre of the home; three daughters, Debra Wisecup of Apopka, Fl, Sandra Myers of Xenia, Ohio and Kris Galloway of Inman, SC; one sister, Betty Davis of Cedarville, OH; one brother, Ronald Whitacre of Xenia, OH; two brothers-in-law, Earl Davis and David Humfleet; three grandchildren, Amy Barnett (Bryan), Joshua Wisecup (Jasmine), and Elijah Matthews; many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews, who loved him dearly. He will be greatly missed.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday at The Wood Mortuary Chapel, conducted by Rev. Larry Woodward. Burial will follow in Wood Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Tommy Bishop, Jason Mefford, Tony Mefford, Anthony Mefford, Bud Galloway, and Scott Ashbrook.
Honorary escorts will be David Humfleet and Nick Mefford.
Visitation will be held 12:30 until 1:45 p.m. Monday prior to the service at the mortuary.
The family is at the home.
Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.