Roger Lee Whitaker, 67, of Premium died January 26 at Pikeville Medical Center.
A son of the late Amos and Nella Blair Whitaker, he was a brother of the late Wilma Halcomb.
Surviving are his wife, Deborah Perkins Whitaker; a son, Roger Lee Whitaker Jr. and wife Sandy of Premium; two daughters, Charity Whitaker of Premium, and Chalena Williams and husband Robbie of Letcher; three brothers, Allen Whitaker and wife Sylvania of Jeremiah, Rulah Whitaker and wife Peggy of Nancy, and Johnny Whitaker and wife Tammy of Hindman; 13 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg at 6 p.m. today (Wednesday).
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow (January 29) at the Dixon Memorial Church. Burial will follow in the Whitaker Cemetery at Premium.