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James Whitacre Obituary

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We are sad to announce that on October 17, 2020, at the age of 83, James Whitacre of New Waterford, Ohio passed away. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Donald LeRoy and Olive Whitacre Rice (Walter) of Virginia; his former wife Nancy Whitacre (Gorby); his siblings, Gene, Windy, Bob Whitacre and Virginia "Ginny" Baughman; and his step-father Harley Rice.

He is survived by : his wife Linda Whitacre (Dunn); his daughters, Rhonda Coppock (Rick) of Columbiana, Brenda Smith (Don) of East Liverpool and Diana Bogdan (Nick) of Columbiana; his step-children, Bill Dilworth (Tina) of East Palestine, Glenn Dilworth (Cara) of East Palestine and Mindy Blythe (Robby) of East Palestine; his sisters, Janice Weingart of Salem, Linda Wehr (Myron) of New Waterford, Carol Dickinson of New Waterford and Karen Wick (Guy) of Unity; and his grandchildren, Ben Greenawalt (Amber), Jamie Corbitt (Jayden), Abby Hill (Cory), Adam Coppock (Erin), Ryan Smith and Rachel Smith (Dustin Martsolf). He is also survived by 5 great grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Tuesday, October 20th 2020 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Lake Mount Church of Christ (6290 OH-7, New Waterford, OH 44445). A funeral service was held on Tuesday, October 20th 2020 at 1:00 PM at the same location. For the safety of family and friends, face masks will be required and social distancing protocols will be observed.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the charity of the donor's choice.

Suggested donation : American Cancer Society

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral



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Oct 20

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Lake Mount Church of Christ
6290 OH-7, New Waterford, OH 44445

Tue

Oct 20

Funeral service

Lake Mount Church of Christ
6290 OH-7, New Waterford, OH 44445

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