Kenneth R. Whisman, 73, of Twin Valley, died Monday, March 22, 2021, at his home. Born on March 22, 1948 at home in Twin Valley, he was a son of the late Melford and Nellie Murphy Whisman and was a retired from Norfolk and Southern Railroad with 40 years of service.
Kenny was a lifelong member of the New Boston Eagles Aerie #227 and Sons of the American Legion, and various additional clubs. He was a lover of Horses and especially enjoyed mudding.
Also preceding him in death were a son, Shawn Whisman, four brothers, James, Donald, Paul and Dennis Ray Whisman and four sisters, Mabel Seagraves, Reda Fannin, Charlotte Lambert and Darlene Bair.
Surviving are his wife, Patty Whisman; two daughters, Tonya (Tony) Whisman-Entler of Lucasville and Michelle (Tony) Whisman Salzbrun of South Webster; two sons, Tracy (Ziggy) Whisman of Marietta, GA and Paul (Alexandria Davis) Whisman of Twin Valley; a brother-in-law, Bill Bair of Lucasville; eight grandchildren, Shawn Matthew Whisman, Sara Entler, Breanna Salzbrun, Anthony Salzbrun, Katrina Whisman, Gabby Whisman, Kinley Whisman, Raelynn Whisman and Bruce Foltz and a special great-granddaughter, Hadley Whisman.
A service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 26th, at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE. Interment will be in McKendree Cemetery.
The family will receive guests at Brant’s after 11:00 a.m. on Friday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Masks will be required for admission, but not furnished by the funeral home. Social distancing will be observed.