September 28, 1946 - January 30, 2019
Burial Date: February 2, 2019
Funeral services for Lindsey Noel Whitten, Jr., age 72, of Scobey, are at 2 p.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Paul Baptist Church in Tallahatchie County. Burial will follow in the Paul Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation is Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. at Paul Baptist Church.
Lindsey died Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at his home.
He was born on September 26, 1946 in Grenada and was the son of the late Lindsy N. Whitten, Sr. and Beulah May Brown Whitten.
Lindsey was employed by the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier. He was a member Paul Baptist Church. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Vietnam War.
Lindsey was preceded in death by his parents: one son, Lyndan Daniel Whitten; one sister, Linda Whitten; and three brothers, Cecil Whitten, Marvin Whitten and Sam Whitten.
He is survived by his wife, Nellie Rena Whitten of Scobey; one daughter, Christie Pollan of Scobey; two sons, Thomas Whitten of Eupora and Matthew Whitten of Nesbit; three sisters, Virginia Wood of Water Valley, Mary Kane of California and Verna Phillips of Southaven; five brothers, Paul Whitten of North Carolina, Rulius Whitten of Hernando, Julius Whitten of Hernando, Johnny Frank Whitten of Cascilla and Mike Whitten of Cascilla; and seven grandchildren.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.