Paul Denton Whitaker age 65 of Brodhead, KY passed away Friday, September 23, 2022, at Rockcastle Regional Hospital.
Paul was born December 24, 1956, in Mt. Vernon, KY to the late Lawrence and Margaret (McKinney) Whitaker. He was a Christian and a member of Skaggs Creek Baptist Church. He enjoyed deer hunting, mowing yards, riding horses, and riding 4-wheelers; but most of all, he loved spending time with his grandkids.
Those left to celebrate his life are his wife: Loretta (Rowe) Whitaker; three children: Paul Whitaker, Jr. and wife Gena, Angela Bradley and husband Ron, and Jennifer Whitaker, all of Brodhead, KY; six grandchildren: Olivia, Katelyn, Jazzy, Abby, Gunner Paul, and Lilly; one great grandchild: Haisley Marie Dehart; and three sisters: Glenna Mink and Bill of Mt. Vernon, KY, Betty Bullock and Dewayne of Berea, KY, and Linda Swinney and Glen of Livingston, KY; and one brother-in-law: Cecil McKinney of Mt. Vernon, KY; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister: Joyce McKinney.
Visitation for Paul will be held Monday, September 26, 2022, from 6-9pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at 2pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals with Bros. Bill Mink and John VanWinkle officiating. Burial will follow in the Skaggs Creek Cemetery. Casket bearers are Paul Whitaker, Jr., Ron Bradley, Isaiah Dehart, Dalton Gross, Robert Monk, Marvin McKinney, Junior McKinney, and Derrick Payne.