Herschell Louis Whitener was born June 4, 1937 in Ninnekah, Oklahoma to Harold and Jewel Whitener. He passed away on September 9, 2017 in Oklahoma City, OK. Herschell enjoyed fishing & Nascar. He loved working with leather and did so for 50 years. He made a host of friends over the years in which he will be missed by all. Herschell was survived by 2 children, Ron Whitener and Connie Mitchell and husband Dickie; ex wife, Joanne Cosby; grandchildren, Shanna Crawford and husband Jerome, Steven Hart and wife Jenny, Joshua Whitener and wife Pricilla, Michael Whitener and wife Jacques; 12 great grandchildren. He is preceded by his Parents, son, Glenn Whitener; 3 brothers, Larry Holden, Perry Holden, Jerry Holden and 1 sister, Barbara Crooks. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 PM, Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Washington Cemetery, Washington, OK. Arrangements are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home and Chapel, Moore, OK.
Published on September 12, 2017