She was born Feb. 1, 1959, in Brazil, as the daughter of Ernie and Barbara Dickison Whitehead.
She attended Brazil High School. She was a homemaker, who had also worked at CBS Records in Terre Haute. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren and camping and visiting with her brothers on Eel River and at Dietz Lake.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Cathy Duke.
She is survived by daughters Melissa Whitehead (Dan Speck), and Jessica Whitehead (Virgil Buis), all of Brazil, son James Whitehead (May-gan Mayfield), Brazil, grandchildren Calie Rukes, Brycen Whitehead, Daniel Speck Jr., Trayven Buis, and yet to be born infant Colton Whitehead, brothers Ernie, Rick, Roni and Karl Whitehead, and special friend Kathy Murphy.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, Dec. 5, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at noon, Saturday, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery.
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