Cary Neil Whitten of San Marcos, Texas, beloved father, brother and grandfather, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012, at the age of 77. He was born June 15, 1934, in Staples, Texas, to Willie Ervin and Rosa Ella (Romine) Whitten.
His parents preceded him in death. He is survived by two sons, William Cary “Billy” Whitten and Michael Neil Whitten; a daughter, Kimberly Rae (Whitten) Bingham; three brothers, Woodrow, Chester and Ervin Whitten; four sisters, Margie Smith, Lilian Weeks, EmaDean Edgerton and Rosa Lee; and seven grandchildren.
Cary enjoyed common household projects, tinkering with antiques and attending family members various sports events. He enjoyed the company of family and friends; and especially enjoyed spending time with his precious grandchildren.
Family received friends at Pennington Funeral Home, at 9 a.m., with funeral services following at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, in the Pennington Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ron Hicks officiating. Interment will follow at the Staples Cemetery.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of Pennington Funeral Home, 323 N. Comanche, San Marcos, Texas 78666 (512) 353-4311.