Age: 78 Address: Asheville, NC Date of Death: Sunday, Janaury 22, 2017 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Jack Sherwin Whitson, 78 of Asheville, NC passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at his home.
A native of Mitchell County, he was the son of the late Joe and Hetty Whitson and the husband of Billie Whitson who passed away in 2015. Jack was a member of the Bethesda Methodist Church in Asheville and he loved to garden.
Survivors include his son, Dean Sherwin Whitson and his wife Teresa of Asheville, NC; daughter, Kimberly Tipton and husband Wayne of Mills River, NC; sisters: Mary Nancy Laws of Walkertown, NC and Jo Ann Lazaro of Asheville; grandchildren: Jacob Tipton and wife Crista, and Kady Tipton.
Funeral services will be 11:30 am Thursday, January 26, 2017 in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home, 85 Crimson Laurel Way, Bakersville, NC. The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Tipton Hill Cemetery, Hwy 197N, Green Mountain, NC. Memorials may be made to the Tipton Hill Cemetery Fund, c/o Dean Tipton, 3046 NC 197, Green Mountain, NC 28740.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Whitson Family.