Timothy Louis Whitaker, 55, died Friday May 15, 2020 at CHI Saint Joseph Health, Lexington, KY.
A devoted husband, father and grandfather, he had a heart of gold and always tried to make people laugh! He was a avid music player that loved classic country. He was an avid dog rescuer of Maggie, Daisy, Dudley and Jeffero. He was also very fond of classic cars. Every person that met him loved him.
Tim is preceded in death by his father, Sam Terry; two brothers, Homer Keene and Michael Keene; two granddaughters, Autumn Whitaker and Aurora Whitaker; a grandson, Silas Whitaker and maternal grandparents, Bertha and Louis Whitaker.
He is survived by his wife Connie Moore Whitaker; mother, Ann Cornett of Richmond, KY; sister, Berbie (James) Snow of Danville, KY; children, Chris (Nikki) Whitaker of Paris, KY, Debbie (Lainey) Brown of Hamilton, OH, Bertha (Jacob) Whitaker of Westchester, OH. Amanda (John) Whitaker of Hamilton, OH, David (April) Whitaker of Cincinnati, OH, Kaytlyan (Chance) Rosenbalm of Trenton, OH and Storm Whitaker; step children, Leslie Meadows and Joshua Rison; eleven grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Thursday May 21, 2020 at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY by Rev. Robert Means. Burial will follow in the Jacksonville, Cemetery, Paris, KY.
Visitation will be from 11:00 AM until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Tony Asbury, Jr., Lane Snow, Tiffany Nolan and Butch Martin. Honorary pallbearers will be Andy Gray, Josh Vest, James Snow and Rodney Roe.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to the CHI Saint Joseph Health Cancer Center and the American Cancer Association.
The arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY 40361.
The online guestbook is at www.Lusk-McFarland.com and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.