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Larry

Allen

Whitmer

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November 13, 2022

Larry Allen Whitmer, 88, of Covington, died Sunday, November 13, 2022 at his residence. He was born July 26, 1934 in Covington, a son of the late Linwood E. and Ruby Rae Whitmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Mae Snead Whitmer; a brother, Wayne Whitmer; and his sister, Patricia Matheny. Larry retired as a truck driver from Cole’s Trucking. He had been employed at the former Hercules in Covington for many years. In his spare time, he was an avid NASCAR and Dallas Cowboys fan, loved working on and fixing everything from cars and jukeboxes – the latter being a specialty of his for many years. Survivors include his three sons, Charles “Woody” Whitmer and wife, Kim of Yorktown, Alan Whitmer, and Gary Whitmer, both of Covington; two daughters, Robbie Horn and husband, Jeff, and Jackie Baker and her husband, Jeff, both of Covington; six grandchildren, Jennifer Lodge (Matt), Neil Horn, Jessica Hise (Brad), Jeri Hinebaugh (Dwayne), all of Covington, Jason Persinger (Kelly) and Meagan Whitmer, both of Roanoke; ten great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family is planning a private memorial service at a later date. Arritt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Friends wishing to send the family online condolences may do so at arrittfuneralhome.com
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Delores Tucker (Glory)

Mar 1, 2024

I just want to send my condolences in the loss of your loved one and my cousin. I have so many wonderful memories of growing up in The Gap and in Low Moor. She was such a wonderful lady and I know you will miss her.

Glory Tucker.

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David Cook

Feb 29, 2024

You are in my thoughts and prayers. Enjoyed my years working with Mable and her infectious spirit. She will be truly missed. May God grant you his perfect peace in your time of loss.

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William Jones

Feb 29, 2024

I am praying for your family. David and Kamila.

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William Jones

Feb 29, 2024

I am praying for your family. David and Kamila

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Nicole Sadler

Feb 29, 2024

He also had a daughter, his firstborn, Nicole Sadler. The only one of his children that shared his last name.

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Jenny Haynes

Feb 28, 2024

David. Kamila and Mrs Fisher, I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Angie has been a special friend for a very long time. I hope if there is anything I can do for you all please let me know.

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Karen Phillips

Feb 28, 2024

Me and grandma would always listen to music

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SYLVIA

Feb 28, 2024

ALWAYS HELPFUL AND ALWAYS WITH A SMILE IN HER DAYS AT VALERO. SHE WILL BE REMEMBERED AND MISSED.

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Jack Williams

Feb 28, 2024

Enjoyed the services in church playing piano for 5 years rest in peace, Pastor Debbie

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Robin Bartley Simmons

Feb 27, 2024

So Shocked, Mary (Angie) we grew up together and she was always a bright spot in my life, had not talked to her for a couple months. We always had fun in whatever we were doing. Prayers for the family, she loved her family so much. Love You My Dear Friend will never forget all our good times.

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Pearl bland

Feb 27, 2024

Iam so sorry to hear of your mom's passing, she will be missed prayers the family

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Lucinda brugh

Feb 27, 2024

She was a wonderful lady she loved her children and grandchildren and great grandchildren she will be missed gone but not forgotten

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