JAMES ALFRED "JACK" WHITESIDE, age 89 of Riceville passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Signature Health Care of Cleveland.
A native of Calhoun, TN and resident of McMinn County most of his life. He was the son of the late James and Martha Lela Vaughn Whiteside. He was a member of Calhoun First Baptist Church and retired from Bowater Paper Company. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. He was a member in the Alhambra Shrine Temple in Chattanooga, the Chilhowee Shrine Club, as well as the Meridian Lodge #50 F & M.
Preceded in death by:
Funeral services will be 7:00 PM Friday, March 30, 2018, in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Kevin Cheatham officiating.
The interment will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 31, 2018, at Calhoun Cemetery.
The nephews will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM Friday before the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Shriners Children's Hospital, c/o Alhambra Temple, 1000 Alhambra Dr, Chattanooga, TN 37421.
Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notice/James-Whiteside
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home will be in charge of the arrangements.