Robert "Bob" Gwyn


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Robert "Bob" Gwyn Whittington

Aug 04 1943 - Dec 20 2007

Robert “Bob” Gwyn Whittington, age 64, of Allen, Texas passed away December 20, 2007 in Plano, Texas. He was born August 4, 1943, in Ashland, West Virginia, to Ambrose Gwyn and Daisy Virginia (Brown) Whittington. He married Alcie White. Mr. Whittington retired from the US Army, where he served his country in the telecommunications field and was a member of the elite USACEEIA Team. After retirement he worked in telecommunications for MCI. He is survived by his wife, Alcie; daughter, Brenda Carpenter and her husband Randy Barnard of McKinney; sons, Robert Whittington, Jr. and his wife Inez of McKinney, TX, Anthony Whittington and his wife Tammy of McKinney, and Kevin Mark Whittington of Allen; grandchildren, Jessica Morgan and Joshua Mitchell Carpenter of McKinney, Annabelle Marie and Robert Anthony Whittington of McKinney, Madison Haley Barnard of McKinney, and Wayne and Dustin Watson of Little Elm; sister, Loretta Jenkins of South Boston, VA; and brother, Michael Whittington of South Boston, VA. He was preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services will held at 12:00 PM, Sunday, December 23, 2007, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Mitchell Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Saturday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Memorials may be made to The American Heart Association, 1615 N. Stemmons Fwy, Dallas TX 75201, 214-748-7212 or American Diabetes Association, 4100 Alpha Rd #100, Dallas TX 75244 972-392-1182
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