Congressman Ed Whitfield's father dies


Associated Press

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield's office has announced that Whitfield's father, Edward O. Whitfield, died Tuesday. He was 89.
He was employed by the Louisville and Nashville Railroad and its successor companies, the Seaboard System Railroad and CSX Corp., for 44 years.
Other survivors include his wife, Mary (Jennie) Cunningham, and a sister, Juanema Whitfield Corum.
Funeral services were planned for Friday in Hopkinsville.

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