July 30, 1928-Feb. 16, 2022
A service to honor the life of B.R. Whitehead was Saturday, Feb. 19 at Provencal Free Methodist Church with Bro. Jim Freeman officiating. Burial followed at Provencal Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers were Larry Whitehead, Semme Whitehead, Clint Whitehead, Matthew Whitehead, Morgan McCallister, David Ivy and Tyler Tousek.
Honorary pallbearer was Dennis Scarborough.
B.R. Whitehead went to be with is Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Feb. 16, 2022, att he age of 93 at home surrounded with love. He was born July 30, 1928, to Burt Ray and Alphie Horn Whitehead in Provencal.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Evelyn; and son, Larry Whitehead.
B.R. is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 63 years, Elsie Whitehead.; daughter, Dianne Whitehead; sons, Horace Whitehead and wife Pam and Bert Whitehead and wife Ann; grandchildren, Morgan McCallister and wife Kelly, Krysten Tousek and husband Timmy, Gabrielle Ivy and husband David, Larry Whitehead and wife Maria, Clint Whitehead and wife Ashley, Semme and Matthew Whitehead, Amanda Weems and husband Wade; great-grandchildren, Addison and Lily Ivy, Colton Whitehead, Jennifer Whithead, Tyler, Tiffany and Taylor Tousek, Shelby, Katie, Michael, Matthew and Caleb McCallister.
B.R. loved the Lord with all his heart and love his church family at Provencal Free Methodist Church where he attended since he was a young man. He was known for his passion and love for gardening and plowing the fields with mules. He always had such a beautiful and abundant harvest that he was proud to share. He will truly be missed and remembered by many.