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“Bless you George - LOVE YOU. ”
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“I have thought of George often over the years, especially when I see his counterpart (Carl who worked opposite of George) at Church. It brings back...Read More »
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CENTRAL CITY – George Henry Whitaker, 77, of Central City, died Wednesday, December 17, 2015, at 3:22AM at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, with his family by his side. Mr. Whitaker was born March 14, 1938, in Muhlenberg County. He was a security guard at Muhlenberg Community Hospital and a member of Leigh's Chapel General Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, James R. Whitaker; brother Robert Ray Whitaker; and son Michael Kevin Whitaker.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Janice Hammers Whitaker; mother Edna Whitaker; children Maria (Jeff) Bailey, David (Linda) Whitaker, and James Whitaker; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday, December 19, 2015, at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Ron Noffsinger officiating. Burial in Leigh's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday after 5:30PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at