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Lonnie Hurdis Whittaker, Jr.

September 21, 1933 January 9, 2020
Lonnie Hurdis Whittaker, Jr.
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Lonnie Hurdis Whittaker, Jr.
September 21, 1933-January 9, 2020

Lonnie Hurdis Whittaker, Jr. passed at the age of 86 on January 9, 2020.
Lonnie was born on September 21, 1933 to Lonnie H. Whittaker, Sr. and Vassie Lee Miller in Bainbridge, Georgia. He also lived in Westville, FL Caryville, FL and Pensacola, FL. He worked on the L&N Railroad, Seaboard System Railroad, and CSX Transportation for over 30 years. He served our country in the United States Army from 1954-1956 and spent some time in Korea. Lonnie was a Mason Shriner, and was a member of Plainview Baptist Church for most of his life.
He is preceded in death by his father, Lonnie Whittaker, Sr.; mother, Vassie Lee Miller Whittaker; first wife, Martha Gwendolyn Whittaker Adams; third wife, Shirley Jean Whittaker Bibb; sons, Timothy Whittaker and Christopher Whittaker; brothers, Leroy Felton Whittaker, Luther Hampton Whittaker, Daniel Whittaker, and Vernie Whittaker; and sisters, Agnes Lavira Whittaker Callahan and Betty Sue Whittaker.
Lonnie is survived by his second wife, Ruth Irene Whittaker; sons, Erik Pilto, Glen Aderhold, Phillip Blondia, and Bruce Blondia; and sister, Shirley Holmes.
Pallbearers are Armando Lopez and Alex Barrett.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Plainview Baptist Church with Revered Bill Flannigan officiating. Interment will follow at Bayview Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM on Monday, January 13, 2020 at the church.
Faith Chapel Funeral Home North, 1000 Hwy. 29 South, Cantonment, FL entrusted with arrangements. You may express your condolences online at

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Plainview Baptist Church

1101 West Nine Mile Road
Pensacola, FL 32534

Plainview Baptist Church
1101 West Nine Mile Road Pensacola 32534 FL
United States

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Bayview Memorial Park Final Resting Place

3351 Scenic Hwy
Pensacola, FL 32503

3351 Scenic Hwy Pensacola 32503 FL
United States

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