A funeral service for Bobbie Wilhite, age 83, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel, at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 25, 2012, with Jerry Savage officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park, with her grandsons serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday, September 24, 2012 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.
Bobbie Wilhite passed away at Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Saturday evening, September 22, 2012. She was born in Como on June 30, 1929, the daughter of Thomas Lester Williams and Lois G. (Humphrey) Williams. She married Jerrel Dean Wilhite on May 31, 1946. He preceded her in death in 2003.
She was retired from WalMart and a member of League Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include: three sons, Jerry Wilhite and wife, Donna; Glenn Wilhite and wife, Dana, all of Sulphur Springs and Steve Wilhite and wife, Esther of Scroggins; grandchildren Chris Wilhite and wife, Amber, Greg Wilhite, Amy Irby and husband, Ron, Cory Wilhite and wife, Julia, Brent Wilhite and wife, Tisha, and Jonathan Wilhite and wife, Maranda and ten great-grandchildren, Dalton, Dalon and Addison Irby, Hayley and Kobie Wilhite, Payton and Grace Wilhite, Nathan Wilhite, Jadyn and Hudson Wilhite.
She was preceded in death by brother, Doyle Williams and great-grandson, Brendan Wilhite.
Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.