KUTTAWA — Mr. Ron Whitledge, 73, of Kuttawa, passed away Monday, May 27, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Whitledge was retired as a senior instrument technician for TVA in Paducah with 20 years service. He was a Navy veteran and a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Lyon County.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Edith “Sissy” Yopp Whitledge; one daughter, Rebeka Caudill and her husband ,Kyle of Lexington; five grandchildren, Conner Caudill, Declan Caudill, Seth (Jennifer) Hoffman, Ryan (Melissa) Hoffman, and Alex Hoffman; and two great-grandchildren, Landon Hoffman and Skyler Hoffman.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Telina Leigh Hoffman. His parents were William Elliott Whitledge and Mary Jewell Brown Whitledge Hughes.
Memorial services are scheduled for 3 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Lyon County with the Rev. Aaron Brown officiating. Visitation will be from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorials may be made to: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 301 East Main Street, Suite 100, Louisville, KY 40202; National Kidney Foundation, Kentucky Region Office, 250 East Liberty Street, Suite 710, Louisville, KY 40202; or American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.
Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville is assisting with arrangements. There will be no visitation or service at Lakeland Funeral Home.