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Loretta (Irvin) Whitehead

June 29, 1933 ~ October 26, 2017 (age 84)

Loretta Whitehead, 84, of Harlan Ky, went to her eternal peace and heavenly home on October 26. 2017. Loretta had a love for her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great children and a Love for God and Jesus.  Loretta was the daughter of Susie Curry Roark and Chester Irvin.  She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Tommy Irvin, Hayes Irvin, WJ Irvin and sister Inez woods.  She is also preceded in death by an infant daughter,  Frances Yvonne Skeene and infant granddaughter Crystal Yvonne Skeene and Grandson Jason Wesley Collett. 


She is survived by 6 children, Debra (Johnny) Collett, Carl (Judy) Skeene, Cathy (Mike) Laws, Dannie (Michelle) Skeene, Michael (Earlene) Sheffield, and John (Lisa) Sheffield.  She had 26 grandchildren, Johnathan, Ashley, Carl Anthony, Randy, Missy, April, Tommy, Daniel James, Leanna, Travis,Catherine, Misty, Brandon, Joseph, Victoria, Tiffany, Austin, Tyler, Shaunna, Derek, Rebecca, Bo, Joshua, and Caleb.

She left to mourn her 20 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.  Several Nieces and Nephew and other family.

Visitation will be 5 - 8 Sunday at the Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be 12:00 pm Monday in the chapel of the Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home with Bro. Ernie Cox officiating.

Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery at Keith.

 Service Information

October 29, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Anderson-Laws & Jones Chapel
114 South 3rd Street
Harlan, KY 40831

Funeral Service
October 30, 2017

12:00 PM
Anderson-Laws & Jones Chapel
114 South 3rd Street
Harlan, KY 40831

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