Jeff Whitson

Funeral director and embalmer, Hampton Funeral Service Inc., Boone, North Carolina, died October 22, 2013, at age 61. Whitson served in the U.S. Navy, retiring after 20 years of service. After his military career, he became a licensed funeral director and embalmer with Hampton Funeral Service Inc. He is survived by mother Hester, wife Kay and sons Joshua and Jason.