Arnold "Ross" Whitehead
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Arnold "Ross" Whitehead, 63, of Williamsburg passed away unexpectedly on January 14, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, Arnold McNeill Whitehead; mother, Joan Ross Whitehead; and his son, Stephen McNeill Whitehead. He recently retired from Anheuser Busch after 40 years. He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge 757, as well as the Williamsburg Host Lions Club. He belonged to the Teamsters Local 95 and was a long time member of Kiskiack Golf Club. He is survived by his wife, Tracie Knapp-Whitehead; his son, Kenneth Ross Whitehead; stepson, Daniel Knapp (Paige); stepdaughter, Kara Knapp; sister, Martha Ann Daniels; and nephew, Ryan McNeill Creecy. He is also survived by Grace Kenyon, mother of Kenneth and Stephen Whitehead; and close family friend, Autumn Kirby. Ross was devoted to his family, and will always be remembered for his generous heart and kind spirit. He loved playing golf with his friends from Anheuser Busch. He will be missed by so many. A visitation will take place on Sunday, January 24 from 2-6:00pm at Nelsen Funeral Home, Williamsburg. Attendance is limited to 10 people at a time, with masks and social distancing required. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to the Williamsburg Heritage Humane Society. Online condolences may be shared at

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Published in Virginia Gazette on Jan. 20, 2021.
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January 24, 2021
Kenny- Our thoughts are with you and your family!
Audie and Robin Branscome
January 20, 2021
So sorry to see this in todays Gazette. I remember Ross for many years that he lived next door to me in Ware Creek Manor. My thoughts and Prayers go out to his family at this time. RIP Ross
Dennis Harper
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