November 29, 2008
JAMES P. WHITMAN
James P. Whitman, 83, beloved husband for 54 years to Ruth Ives, passed at his residence Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008.
Retired from the U.S. Air Force at the rank of Major, Jim is survived by his sons, Robert L. Whitman of Ohio, James N. Whitman of Texas; his loving grandchildren, Gregory, Rachel, Melissa and Katie; sister, Lorraine Adams (Fred) of Texas; and sister-in-law, Roseanne St. Ives.
A memorial service, with military honors, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, 2008, at St. Martins Episcopal Church, 1333 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, Va. A reception will follow the memorial service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Martins Episcopal Church, Christmas Altar Flower Fund.
Cremation Society of Virginia, Newport News, is assisting the family.