Arnold C. Whitehead

Published 11:01 am Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Arnold C. Whitehead, 82, Roan Mountain, passed away Sunday, April 25, 2021, at his residence.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Hensley and Mary Ann Ingram Whitehead.
Arnold was a retired mechanic at Carter County Motors. He was of the Missionary Baptist Faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Evans, Sam, Ray and Bobby Whitehead.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Margaret Johnson Whitehead; several nieces and nephews; and his special friends, Chad Golden and Glenn Blackburn.
The graveside service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 29, in the Johnson Roan View Cemetery with Jonathan Babb officiating. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the cemetery at 3:20 p.m. Thursday, will be Roger Whitehead, Clifford Whitehead, Dusty Woodby, Jonathan Babb, Timothy Horton, Matthew Doyle, Lloyd Myers and Travis McKinney. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Dr. Wes Hanson. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 3:20 p.m. Thursday. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website,
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Whitehead family.

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