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Barnie Whitman

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Barnie Whitman, 75, of Trumann, Arkansas passed away on August 31, 2017 at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family.   He was born on March 21, 1942 in Trumann, Arkansas to the late Fred and Dollie Walden Whitman. He was united in marriage to Carolyn Sue Wells on January 25, 1963 and to this union 3 children were born.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, his parents, and sister: Shirley Grammer.

Barnie is survived by three daughters: Cyndi Bond (Kevin) of Monette, Arkansas, Christy Murphy (Randy) of West Memphis, Arkansas and Wendy Whitman of Thayer, Missouri,   4 brothers: Fred Whitman, Johnny Whitman, Charles Whitman and Woody Whitman, 4 sisters: Ganeva Smith, Patricia Burgess, Regina Watson and Debbie House, 4 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Memorials may be sent to Corners Chapel Baptist Church

Murphy Funeral Home-Marked Tree is in charge of arrangements.





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I am sorry for your loss.

Brenda baker kirkland Oct 16 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barnie Whitman

The Murphy Funeral Home Family Sep 6 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barnie Whitman

Mechial Garrett (Raymond) Sep 5 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. I know he is right where he wants to be, with Carolyn. Just know that I will be lifting you up in prayers. Love you girls.

Cordelia Luna Tanner Sep 4 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barnie Whitman

Bob and Peggie Whitman Sep 3 2017 12:00 AM

Oh how I loooooove this picture!!! how blessed I am to have had this man for an uncle! My childhood memories are full of our great times (with great food) at his & aunt Caroline's! Girls~love you more than you know! We have prayed & will continue to pray for strength & comfort. Our hearts are heavy for you all. Like I told Wendy BarnieandCaroline just go together. I have great JOY knowing they're together. While I am unable to physically be with y'all I'm sending many hugs & prayers!!! God Bless you, comfort you & may He hold you in the palm of His hand.

Illinois Sep 3 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barnie Whitman

JERRY AND BARB BARTON Sep 3 2017 12:00 AM

Went to school with Barnie`s Brother And Sister Shirley Whitman my prayer`s to all the family

Donnie Parrish Sep 3 2017 12:00 AM