Louis T. Whittaker Jr.
Louis Thurman Whittaker Jr., 60, of Reedville departed this life, October 22, 2009 at his home.
A graduate of Virginia Tech, he was a commercial waterman, owner of Sea Products Inc., a former teacher and coach at Brookland Middle School and Henrico High School in Henrico County. He served on the Northumberland County Board of Supervisors, the Crab Advisory Committee of the Virginia Marine Resources Commission, and was president of the Virginia Softcrab Producers. He was an avid hunter and sportsman.
Surviving are his wife of 37 years, Deborah Corsa Whittaker; son, Louis T. Whittaker III; sister, Charlotte W. Swaffin and husband Fred of Kilmarnock; mother-in-law, Anne L. Edwards of Fleets Point; and brother-in-law, Greg Corsa and wife Kathryn of Fleeton.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 25, at Morattico Baptist Church Cemetery, Kilmarnock, with Rev. Dr. Craig Smith officiating.
Memorials may be made to Northumberland County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1, Reedville, VA 22539, or United Network of Organ Sharing, 700 N. 4th St., Richmond, VA 23219.