Redus Whisenant

February 18, 1937 – December 9, 2020

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Union County-Redus Whisenant, 83, went to his heavenly home Wednesday, December 9, 2020. He was born on February 18, 1937 to Charles Thomas and Addie Elena Webb Whisenant. Mr. Whisenant married Mildred Clayton, the love of his life, in 1957 and built a wonderful life and beautiful family in Union County. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and a retired auto-body mechanic of over thirty years. Mr. Whisenant loved his Lord, his family, and his country. The love and devotion he had for his family was one of and kind and he was a blessing to them and will be greatly missed. He was a hardworking man with many talents, and good at everything he attempted. He especially loved gardening and painting as a pastime. He was a friend to everyone and had such a sweet spirit.
A graveside service to celebrate Mr. Whisenants life will be held on Friday, December 11th at 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Cemetery officiated by Bro. Mark Jones and Bro. Bobby Irvin. United Funeral Service is honored to be entrusted with these arrangements. Pallbearers will include; Chad Whisenant, Matt Whisenant, Tyler Jumper, Wesley Jumper, and Levi Jumper.
He is survived by a daughter, Sheila Jumper (David) a son, Mike Whisenant (Vickie), five grandchildren; Chad Whisenant, Matt Whisenant, Tyler Jumper, Wesley Jumper, and Levi Jumper, five great-grandchildren; Maddie Whisenant, Karlee Whisenant, Preston Whisenant, Keragan Whisenant, Jett Jumper and two others on the way.
He is preceded by his parents, his wife, Mildred Clayton Whisenant of fourty five years, three sisters; Flora, Ruby, and Ezell, and six brothers; Henry, Dee-Dee, Charles, Doil, Burvel, and Wayne.
In honor of his service to Our Country, United Funeral Service will fly the US Army Flag.
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Graveside service

DEC 11.
2:00 PM

Bethel Cemetery

1011 County Road 42

Etta, MS

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