Larry Cleo Whitehead, 71, of Wake Village, Texas, died Saturday, June 8, 2013, in a local hospital.

Mr. Whitehead was born Sept. 4, 1941, in Choudrant, La. He was a retired architectural draftsman, volunteer with Dixie Youth Baseball and member of First Baptist Church, Wake Village. He was preceded in death by one son, Wayne Whitehead.

Survivors include his wife, Jackie Whitehead of Wake Village; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Darren and Cindy Whitehead of Sachse, Texas, and Jason Whitehead of Round Rock, Texas; his mother, Syble Whitehead of Shreveport, La.; one brother, Richard Whitehead of Shreveport; two grandchildren, Hillary Whitehead and Mitchell Whitehead; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Chapelwood Funeral Home with the Rev. Raymond Cox officiating. Entombment will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.

Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

chapelwoodfuneralhome.com.



Published: 06/13/2013