Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Ellen Modisette Whittington
March 27, 2017
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Ellen Modisette Whittington

A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Ellen Modisette Whittington, 84, of Kilgore will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, March 30, 2017 in the Chapel of Rader Funeral home in Kilgore with Rev. Earl W. “Buddy” Duggins officiating. Interment will follow in the Lakeview Memorial Gardens in Longview. Mrs. Whittington completed her earthly journey on Monday, Marc 27, 2017 in Longview.

Ellen was born on April 9, 1932, in Lufkin to Willie Clyde and Vera Estelle Modisette. She graduated from Leverett’s Chapel High School and later received her cosmetology license. She worked in numerous hair salons in the East Texas area during her 60 year career as a licensed cosmetologist. She was a member of Forest Home Baptist Church and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, sister Estelle Seibert, first husband Roy Watson and her second husband Randell Whittington.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Steve Watson, Mark Watson; grandchildren, Cindy Jones, Mindy Lobecker, John Watson, Autumn Watson, Greg Watson, Jeff Watson, Lindsey Watson, Kassidy Watson; numerous great-grandchildren; siblings, C.W. Modisette, Joe Modisette and Lawana Sistrunk. Also, left to carry on her legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 in the evening.

Please leave online tributes for the family at www.raderfuneralhome.com

Ellen Modisette Whittington
March 27, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6-8 pm
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Memorial Services
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Thursday, March 30, 2017
10:30 am
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Lakeview Memorial Gardens
5000 W. Harrison Rd.
Longview, TX  75605
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