Leslie "Tuger Bill" Whittle

October 11, 1927 ~ December 27, 2015 (age 88)


Leslie "Tuger Bill" Whittle, 88, died Sunday, December 27,

2015 at the Russell County Hospital. He was born October 11,

1927 in Indianapolis, IN to the late James Elmer & Sola Owens


He was a Korean War Veteran of the United States Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a

brother, Hollis "I.U." Whittle and a sister, Lucille Braley


wife of 59 years, Monnie Whittle, Russell Springs

6 children: James (Sylvia) Whittle, Phoenix, Arizona

                  Gary (Teresa) Whittle, Walton, Ky

                   Carol (Alfred) Hiles, Walton, Ky

                   David (Linda) Whittle, Crittenden, Ky

                   Darrell Whittle, Russell Springs

                    Jerry D. Whittle, Jamestown. Ky

13 grandchildren-11 great grandchildren

1 sister: Lena Braley, Blanchester, Ohio

Funeral service for Leslie "Tuger Bill" Whittle will be 10 AM.

Thursday December 31, 2015 at the Bernard Funeral Home

chapel with Bro. Elvis Tucker officiating.

Visitation 6-8 PM. Wednesday.

Burial in the McBeath Cemetery with full military honors by

the Russell County Honor Guard.

Special Music: Doyle & Brenda Wilson

Pallbearers: James Whittle, Gary Whittle, David Whittle, Darrell Whittle,

                  Ronnie Whittle, Frankie McGowan, Steve McBeath

Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.

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December 30, 2015

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bernard Funeral Home
367 North Main Street; PO Box 308
Russell Springs, KY 42642

Funeral Service
December 31, 2015

10:00 AM
Bernard Funeral Home
367 North Main Street; PO Box 308
Russell Springs, KY 42642

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