Robert Harold Whitehead


Robert Harold Whitehead of Granbury, 69, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013, from the tornado in Granbury.

Memorial service: 2 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Stonewater Church, 911 E. Highway 377, in Granbury. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Wiley Funeral Home.

Mr. Whitehead was born Jan. 22, 1944, in Houston, to Audrey Avery Whitehead and Sara Ann Stone Whitehead. He married Glenda M. Kelly, April 17, 1965, in Fort Worth.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He had lived in Granbury for the past 25 years.

He was a retired carpenter and was self-employed for 30 years. Mr. Whitehead was an avid restorer of classic automobiles.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Johnny, Wayne, Jerry and Garry Don.

Survivors: Brother, Teddy Whitehead and wife, Janis, of Lake Worth; sisters, Sandy Lord and husband, Bruce, of Ennis, Ann Webb and husband, Len, of Weatherford; and several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements were made by Wiley Funeral Home.