Obit: Brian Whitson

Obit: Brian Whitson

November 17th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

SOUTH PITTSBURG James Brian Whitson, 47, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, in a Chattanooga hospital.A U.S. Navy veteran, he was a former employee of Moss Motors and U.S. Stove and was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Manda Lou Manier Brewington, Tracy Z. Whitson and Eddie G. Wheatley Whitson Heyne; and father, Estel Z. Whitson.He is survived by his wife, Judy Rackler Whitson; stepchildren, Jeffery Evans, Johnathon Hicks, Brandon Hicks and Cassandra Hicks, all of South Pittsburg; mother and stepfather, Jimmy and Sue Railey, of New Hope; siblings, Kim Poe, Becky York, both of New Hope, Tenn., Jeff Whitson, of South Pittsburg and Lynn Beck, of Attica, Ohio; four grandchildren; father and mother-in-law, Bobby and Joyce Rackler.Memorial services will be at the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 3:30 p.m. CST on Sunday, Nov. 18,Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, at Chattanooga National Cemetery.Condolences may be sent by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.