Virgil Dale “Duke” Whittington, 80, passed
Dale was born on
He lived in Sandborn
for about 14 years coming from
He is survived by his wife, Betty (Boling) Whittington of Sandborn; six daughters, Caroline “Jane” Harting of Sandborn, Marilyn Armstrong of Horse Branch, Ky, Sherrill Merz of Fredricktown, Ohio, Janice Bayless of West Union, Ohio, Joan Williams of Princeton, Marcia Burdin of Gentryville; a sister, Carol Lord of Waldorf, Md.; five stepchildren; 16 grandchildren; 16 step grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and several step great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son; and three sisters, Betty Gendrin, Avonda Heichelbech and Katherine Whittington.
Funeral services will be at (central)
Visitation will be from (central) on Friday at Colvin Funeral Home in