Perry Joe Whitsett

August 30, 1940January 9, 2019

Perry Joe Whitsett, age 78 of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away on January 9th, 2019. He was a member of Gum Springs Baptist Church. Perry loved NASCAR, Football, Gardening, and coin collecting. Perry Served in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam Era.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon Jones Whitsett; Sons, Claude Whitsett (Edith) of Houston, TX, Joey Whitsett of Little Rock, AK, Blake Clifton (Pam) of FL; Sister, Faye Ray (Donald); Six Grandchildren, Dominique Whitsett, Preston Bridges, Tony Armentrout, Wesley Hainley, Hailey Armentrout, Shae Clifton; Several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jones and Letha Whitesett; Brothers, Frank Whitsett, Bill Whitsett; Sisters, Ellawease Walker, Mary Stoesell, Christine Vandegrift.

Visitation will be held at Gum Springs Baptist Church on Friday, January 11th, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Funeral Service will follow at 1 p.m. with Brother Chad Clanton officiating.

Interment will be at Mars Hill Cemetery


  • Visitation Friday, January 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2019

Perry Joe Whitsett

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Rohnda Steagall

January 24, 2019

My condolences, I'm glad he was going to church. I'm his step daughter Rohnda. My mom is Shirley Whitsett.


January 12, 2019

I will miss Joe's upbeat attitude and encouragement even when he was not well. Sharon keep the faith. Blessings,