Mr. Whitehead died on Dec. 26 at his home. He grew up Between the Rivers in Lyon County. He was a manufacturing engineer for Magnavox, a dedicated environmentalist, and a member of the Coalition for Health Concerns.
His father, Ernest Bush Whitehead, preceded him in death. He is survived by his mother, Corinne Ramey Whitehead, Benton.
Memorials may be made to the environmental organization of your choice.
Collier Funeral Home, Benton, was in charge of arrangements.