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Billy Wayne Whitaker

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Billy Wayne Whitaker

Knoxville, TN

Billy Wayne Whitaker, age 80, passed away at his home in Knoxville on Wednesday, July 11th. He was born on April 28, 1938 to Thomas and Louise Whitaker in Springfield, TN.

Billy graduated from Tennessee School for the Deaf in Knoxville. In 1965, he married Lucille Hensley in Erwin, TN. They raised two sons, Jeffrey and Larry.

Left to honor Billy and remember his love are his brother Ray and sister Nancy, many nieces and nephews, and his daughter in law Janie.

The family will receive friends at Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel on Saturday, July 14th beginning at 2:00 pm with a memorial service to follow at 2:30. Gentry Griffey is honored to serve the Whitaker family and invites you to view and sign the online registry at
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on July 13, 2018
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