Pvt. W. H. Whitten, Co., D, 34th Inf., 7th Div. A.E.F.,
France. Purdon, Texas
History of Texas World War Heroes
Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery, Retreat, Navarro Co., TX
May 16, 1891 - Mar 27, 1964
Sunday Rites Warren Whitten
Funeral services for W. H. (Warren) Whitten were held at 2:30 p.m.
Sunday at Corley Funeral Home. Burial was in
A native of Purdon, the farmer-rancher died in Levelland Friday.
Rev. W. H. Bradbury of Dallas, pastor of the Prairie Grove Baptist
Church, Emmett, officiated.
Whitten was 72 years old and a veteran of
World War I.
He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Floyd Ward, Levelland; a son, Don
Whitten, Dallas; two grandchildren; mother, Mrs. W. H. Whitten, Sr.,
Corsicana; a brother, J. E. Whitten, Navarro; two sisters, Misses
Iva and Ivan Whitten, both of Corsicana, and other relatives.
Pallbearers were Leamon Phillips, Haddix Boldin, Tuck Covington,
Grady Turner, Albert Bittner, Sam Peden, Thomas Rogers and Norman