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Bobbie Lee Whitney

Bobbie Lee Whitney, age 83 of Linn, MO. and formerly of Independence, MO, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017, at Linn Living and Rehab Center.
Bobbie was born September 6, 1933, in Paragould, AR, a daughter to the late Mervin and Agnes (Hendrix) Dial.
Bobbie attended school in Paragould and was of the Baptist faith.
On October 24, 1949, she was united in marriage to Vernon Whitney in Paragould. He preceded her in death on February 15, 2004.
Bobbie was a homemaker and enjoyed shopping, collecting dishes and antiquing. She loved having her table set with her formal dishes in case company stopped by.
Bobbie is survived by: two sons, Vernon Dale Whitney and his wife Kathy of Kansas City and Terry Lee Whitney and his wife Glenda of Linn; two sisters, Jeris Coffelt and Jo Ann Walker both of Osawatomie, KS; 3 half-brothers; three half-sisters; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and spouse of 55 years, Bobbie was preceded in death by three brothers.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Osawatomie Cemetery in Osawatomie, KS, with Rev. Ted Hunter officiating.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Graveside Service

Saturday, April 22, 2017
11:00 AM

Osawatomie Cemetery

Osawatomie, Kansas 66071

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Just want to say bye to Bobbie. Great person, great lady!

Martha Doney May 6 2017 12:00 AM

I'm so very sorry for your loss...Bobbie was one of my favorite I enjoyed taking care of her.. She sure was a delight and had a beautiful smile! Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers..

Chrystal Apr 19 2017 12:00 AM

Terry, I am so sorry to read of your mother's passing. I know there isn't anything I can do or say to make it easier but know I am thinking of you, Glenda and your family. Love, Nancy and Neal

Nancy Thrift Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss Terry. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Linda Roberts Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

I loved Bobbi . She was a beautiful person. I'm sorry for your loss . Heaven gained an Angel.

Tammy Shultz Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

Terry, we are so sorry for your loss. No matter the age, losing a mother is a very difficult thing. I still remember when she loved to go to Wal Mart in you big bus. She always felt so special. Always remember her love for you. Our hearts go out to you and Glenda. Anything you need, just let me know.

Charlotte Bellsmith Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

It was such a privilege to do your moms hair at the nursing home, she was such a joy to work with , she will be greatly missed. Thank You and your in my prayers! Donna Haslag

Donna Haslag Apr 17 2017 12:00 AM

Bob and I are very sorry for your loss. If there is something we can do for you, please let us know. Our thoughts and prayers are for you and your family.

Bob & Norma Lee Campbell Apr 17 2017 12:00 AM