Thomas Edward Whitaker

Thomas "Ed" Edward Whitaker Thomas "Ed" Edward Whitaker was born on April 12, 1947 in Red River County, Texas to George Thomas Whitaker and Mary Lois Griffin. He passed from this life on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 in Austin, Texas at the age of 65. He is survived by his wife, Juanita (Janie) M. Whitaker of Bastrop, TX; sons, John W. Bonee, Jr. of Bastrop, TX; Michael J. Bonee of Austin, TX; and James A. Bonee of Bastrop, TX; six grandchildren, Sarah A. Bonee (Michael), Michael J. Bonee, Jr. (Michael), Jonathan C. Bonee (John), Nathaleen (Sissy) D. Bonee (James), Jacob N. Bonee (John) and Natasha M. Bonee (John); his mother and stepfather, Roy Moore of Las Vegas, NV; his beloved sister, Syble Weaver (Bob) of Peach Bottom, PA; his brother, James R. Whitaker of Schertz, TX; his brother, John S. Whitaker of Clarksville, TX; his sister, Priscilla Moore of Las Vegas, NV; his beloved uncle, Willie Griffin of Paris, TX. He was preceded in death by his father; sister, Ruby Moore; and son, Javier (Javi) A. Rodriguez. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress Avenue. Memorials and guestbook online at


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Published in Austin American-Statesman on Jan. 4, 2013