Obituary: Carlos Lee Whitten


Carlos Lee Whitten, age 68 of Bear Creek, AL, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, at his residence.

Carlos was born on April 3, 1954, in Haleyville, AL.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, at noon at New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery (Wiley Branch Community). Brother Chris Sherrill will officiate.

Carlos is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patsy Whitten; children, Carlos Shane Whitten, and Stephen (Misty) Whitten; grandchildren, Blake Whitten, Hunter (Rachel) Whitten, Trevor (Amy) Whitten, and Trenton Whitten; great grandchild, Jackson Mize; and siblings, Glenda Little, Peggy Price, Mary Burleson, Ellen Gravitt, Carrie Weeks, and Pearlene Barnett.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Buddy and Effie Whitten; and siblings, George Whitten, Mack Arthur Whitten, Charles Whitten, Gail Whitten, Buddy Whitten, Sue Ely, and Shirley Martin.