Mr. Myron Wayne Whigham, of the Earlytown Community, passed away at his residence on Thursday, March 8, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was 83. A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the Earlytown Church of Christ Cemetery with Minister Harry O. Adkison officiating and Pittman Funeral Home of Samson directing.
Mr. Whigham was born in Geneva County, AL on August 27, 1934, to the late Vernon and Lizzie Mae Canant Whigham. He served his country in the US Navy Submarine Service. He later had a very distinguished career in agriculture at both the federal and state levels. He was preceded in death by two brothers Sidney Harold Whigham and Byron Whigham; and a sister, Ouida Burnell Whigham.
He is survived by his brother Royce Whigham (Brenda) of Miramar Beach, FL; sister, Patricia Whigham of the Earlytown Community; two nephews, Shannon R. Whigham of Miramar Beach, FL, and Brandon L. Whigham (Christy), US Navy; and great-nephew and great-niece, Fisher and Jane Whigham, all of St. Marys, GA.