Lonnie T. Whiddon

COVINGTON -- Lonnie T. Whiddon of Covington, GA passed away Thursday June 6, 2013 at his residence. He was born on June 2, 1941 in Douglas, GA to Lonnie T. and Ola M. Phillips Whiddon.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. he was a father figure to his granddaughters, he loved to hunt and fish, he enjoyed collecting coins and knives. He enjoyed being the boss on the job and was always the problem solver at work and at home.

Mr. Whiddon is survived by his loving wife of 49 years Betty Whiddon, son and daughter in law Terry and Melissa of Albany GA, daughters Kathy Whiddon of Covington GA, Dee Whiddon of Newborn GA, brother Billy Whiddon of Gaston SC, sister Libby Tatum of Conyers GA, grandchildren Brandy Vickers, Kelly Whiddon, Heather Holland, Skyller Whiddon, Allen Lonnie (LT) Terrell and great grandchild Cheyenne Boatfield..

He is preceded in death by his mother and father Ola and Lonnie Whiddon, brother Lee Whiddon, sisters Cindy Kirkland and Louise Graham.

A graveside service at Satilla Memorial Gardens in Douglas GA on June 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM. Guests may sign the online register book at www.wheelerfuneralhome.com. Wheeler Funeral Home 11405 Brown Bridge Rd. Covington, Ga. 30016.

Wheeler Funeral Home and Crematory

Covington 770/786-7111