Services for Lloyd Weldon Whatley will be held at Hixson brothers Funeral Home in Alexandria, Louisiana Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Joe Jenkins officiating. Burial will be at the Clearwater Pratt Cemetery following the service.
Family requests that the visitation be held Thursday, June 1, 2023 at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria from 12:00 p.m. until time of service.
Lloyd was born in Lecompte, Louisiana on Dec 2 1936 and he passed away on the morning of May 26, 2023 with his son Darren at his side.
A proud veteran of the US Air Force, retiring as a captain. He was a Forester for 34 years for Roy O. Martin lumber company. He loved gardening, and many animals during his life time. He also loved his great friends, his Sunday School Class and his Church family at Calvary Baptist church. He will be deeply missed by those who knew him.
He is survived by his loving wife, Maxie Ruth Whatley of 63 years; sons, Dan Weldon Whatley spouse Doris Whatley and Darren Whatley spouse David Moore; grandsons, Alan Niette (Nicole), Steven Niette, Kevin Niette (Kristin) and Daniel Whatley.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Calvary Baptist Church, Missions Fund, 5011 Jackson Street, Alexandria, LA 71303 or to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Avenue, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10001 or to the charity of your choice in memory of Lloyd Whatley.
Lloyd may have left this world, but his memory and the love he shared with those around him will live on forever. Rest in peace, Lloyd Weldon Whatley.