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George Russell “Rusty” Whedon
1945 - 2013

George Russell “Rusty” Whedon, 68, of Iowa Park passed away Sunday, June 23.

Arrangements are under the direction of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home.

A son of the late Frank and Grace (Ferrell) Whedon, George was born March 18, 1945, in Chelsea, MI. He served in the United States Navy, and later worked as a long haul driver for 41 years. He and Leta Lowry were married Dec. 3, 1997, in Las Vegas, NV. He enjoyed playing a guitar and singing and entertaining people.

He was preceded in death by by his brothers and sisters, William, Fain, Bob, Mary, Alice, and Betty.

Survivors include his wife, Leta of Iowa Park; a son, George Russell “Russ” Whedon; four sisters, Frances Kaspreycki, Sharron Smith, Nellie Cook, and Judy Hite; a brother, Danny Whedon; and two grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Rd., Wichita Falls, Tx. 76310.

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