Dorothy Whitener

Saturday, March 9, 2002

JACKSON, Mo. -- Dorothy D. Whitener, 86, of Jackson died Tuesday, March 5, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Aug. 30, 1915, in Advance, Mo., daughter of David W. and Dora A. Elfrank Dysinger. She and Myron Whitener were married Feb. 24, 1940.

Whitener was a member of New McKendree United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a brother, Elmer Dysinger of Delta, Mo., and a sister, Lona Burton of Olive Branch, Miss.

She was preceded in death by her husband, three brothers and three sisters.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo. The Rev. Jimmy Corbin will officiate. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park Cemetery in Advance.