Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

David William Whipkey
January 14, 2018
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Services for Mr. David William Whipkey, 54, of Kilgore, TX will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 in the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Danny Menges officiating. Burial will follow at Hickory Grove Cemetery.The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. David passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 in Dallas.

David was born on November 29, 1963 in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Mr. Whipkey worked for Norris Cylinder for over 30 years. He attended Bar None Cowboy Church and served in the US Army. Some of David’s biggest joys in life were spending time with his grandchildren and the rest of his family but his greatest joy was his wife and best friend, Maureen. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time in the woods. David was the most selfless, kind, loving, and giving person; words cannot express how huge of a heart he had. He was a loving and caring son, husband, father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather and will truly be missed by all that knew him.

David is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Whipkey; brother, Robert “Bob” Whipkey and nephew, Michael Grant Whipkey

He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Maureen Whipkey of Kilgore; daughters, Lauren Whipkey of Kilgore and Shauna and husband Graham McKinney of Lake Jackson, Texas; sons, David William Whipkey II of Tyler and William Davis of Shreveport, Louisana; father, Boyd Lee Whipkey of Clarksburg, West Virginia; sisters, Marion Bland and Lori Riddle both of Clarksburg, West Virginia; brothers, Vincent Whipkey and Paul Whipkey both of Clarksburg, West Virginia; grandchildren, Hunter Whipkey, Hayden White, Kade, Cayman, Charley, Judd and Audrey; great granddaughter, Aibree Davis and other numerous nieces and nephews and other loving family members.

David William Whipkey
January 14, 2018
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, January 19, 2018
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
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Service Schedule
Rader Funeral Home Chapel
401 N. Martin
Kilgore, TX  75662
Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 p.m.
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Burial Schedule
Hickory Grove Cemetery
4239 C.R. 284 East
Kilgore, TX  75662
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