Bobby Whetstine

Former Brown County resident, Bobby Gene Whetstine, 82, Franklin, died Saturday afternoon, April 23, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin.

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis M. (King) Whetstine; children, Richard L. (Pam) Whetstine of Nineveh and Lu Ann (Tim) Smith of Taylors, South Carolina; siblings, James (Sue) Whetstine of Brown County and Patty Frost of Franklin; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by sons Norman “Butch” Whetstine and Brad Alan Whetstine; and three grandchildren.

The Rev. Danny Thomas will conduct a graveside service at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, 1977 State Road 135 in Greenwood.

Arrangements are being handled by Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Bobby to the donor’s choice.