Jerome L. Whitaker, 80, of New Hope, passed away Tuesday.
He was preceded in death by father, Emmett Eugene Whitaker and mother, Counsel Woody Whitaker.
Surviving are wife, Vickie Layne Whitaker, daughter, Kelly (Tom) Davis, grandson, Whitt Davis, granddaughter, Macey Davis, and sister, Rebecca Stapler.
Visitation will be Thursday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Friday at 3:00 PM with Rev. Micheal Carpenter officiating.
Interment will be in the Hayden Cemetery.