- May 22, 1925 - December 14, 2011
- Benton, Kentucky
of Headley's Passing
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“Headley was pastor at Plymouth, Mi. Baptist Church, later Canton, when my late husband (Art) and I lived there. He was such a special person. We...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Barbara Payne - Gadsden, AL
“out of town on Saturday and tied up in counselling session Sunday. My deepest sympathy to one and all. Bro headley will certainly be missed by many....Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: mike littrell - friend
“Kevin and family, our hearts go out to you in this time.
You're in our thoughts and prayers...
Anne Coffin & Max Dull
3 of 26 | Posted by: Anne Coffin - Murfreesboro, TN
“Our deepest sympathy on your loss. Remember the goods times.
4 of 26 | Posted by: The Lulko's - Milford, MI
“Pam, so sorry for the loss of your Dad. I know he was a Christian man so as you grieve I know you also find comfort because you KNOW he is with the...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Lynda & Tom Pesavento - Palm City, FL
“So sorry to hear of Mr. Thweatt's passing. All of the Andersons send our positive thoughts and prayers.
6 of 26 | Posted by: Bill Anderson - Carson City, NV
“PAM - - So sorry to hear of your Father's passing. You are in my thoughts.
7 of 26 | Posted by: Kathy O'Leary - Friend
“Pam and Mark
Our deepest and most heartfelt sympathy to you and all your family for your loss.
Bob & Ruth Cea
8 of 26 | Posted by: Ruth and Bob Cea - Palm City, FL
“Myrlin, Ellen, Pam, Mark, Kevin, and the others of this family. I will always treasure the memories of Headley in my heart from early childhood at...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Kerry Darnall - cousin
“Pam, Mark, Ellen and Mike: Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow. Extending...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Rick & Kim Geisland - Palm City, FL
“Dear Pam and Mark: It is very hard to lose a parent. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sending our...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Aurora and Leo Galanti - FL
“To all the family,Our hearts break for you in this time of loss..We will keep you in our prayers,that God will comfort you as only he can.
12 of 26 | Posted by: Chuck & Cathy McGuire - Benton, KY
“Ellen, Pam and families,I'm so sorry to hear of Headley's passing. Watching the video brought back so many memories of times spent at your home in...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Patsy and Roger Oliver - Medina, TN
“To all the family, we are so sorry for your loss. Headley was a good man and will be missed but he is in a much better place. Our thoughts and...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Larry & Bonnie Cope
“So sorry for the loss of your father. My love and prayers are with you and your family
15 of 26 | Posted by: Kandy Tole - Palm City, FL
“To all of Headley's family we are sorry for your loss. God Bless you all, Love, Cheri & Bob
16 of 26 | Posted by: Cheri & Bob Freeze - friends
“Dear Pam and Mark,
We are deeply sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. Love, Holly & Jon
17 of 26 | Posted by: Holly Duquette - Palm City, FL
“God Makes no mistakes, He sometimes takes those we want to remain with us. However, it is a much better place where he is today. May God continue to...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Irvin C. Darnall - Cadiz, KY
“Our deepest sympathy to Myrlin and the whole Thweatt family. We know Bro. Thweatt will be sorely missed by the family as well as the many, many...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Carolyn Easterwood - Sparta, TN
“My own health issuses and the care I have to provide for my sisiter who is in a nursing home and has no family, prevents me from attending to...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Terry M. Sills - Paducah, KY
“Kevin: our thoughts are with you on the loss of your dad. As his son, you reflect what a great man he must have been.
Thom, Filza & Abe Walters
21 of 26 | Posted by: Thom, Filza & Abe Walters - MI
“Just wanted to let you know I'm thinking of you at this sad time, Kevin, Kelly & Thweatt family. Love you all!
22 of 26 | Posted by: Karen Swan - Friend
“Carissa and family. I am so sorry for your loss. I know that your grandad is rejoicing in the Lord as he has always wanted to do. He is in a much...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Cassie Childress - Benton, KY
“Mark & Jackie, Ellen & Mike and families, I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.Cathy Ellis Daugherty & Scott, Pat...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Cathy Ellis Daugherty - Benton, KY
“Headley was my cousin. His maternal grandfather, Robert Rose, and my paternal grandfather, Pierce Rose, were brothers. We are near the same age and...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Aubert & Katheren Rose - Benton, KY
“I want to say im sorry Mark and Family for the lost we know yall for very long time and we will keep in prayers and thoughts and again sorry for the...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Allen Collie ( Member FBC of Mayfield ky)
Click on the following link to view the video tribute: http://memorial.yourtribute.com/Rev-Headley-Thweatt/video.aspx?mode=view&videoType=videotribute&videoId=48092
Rev. Headley Thweatt, age 86, of Benton, KY, died Wednesday, December 14, 2011, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, KY. He was a retired Baptist Minister and member of First Baptist Church.
He was the son of the late Isome Thweatt and the late Minnie (Rose) Thweatt.
He is survived by his wife: Myrlin (Nichols) Thweatt; sons: Rev. Mark Thwett, Benton, KY, Kevin Thweatt, South Lyon, MI; daughters: Ellen Northcott, Benton, KY, Pamela Howard, Palm City, FL; sister: Ernestine Staples, Benton, KY; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife: Mary Thweatt; 1 son; 2 sisters: and 3 brothers.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY.
Funeral service will be at Collier Funeral Chapel at 1:00 PM, Sunday, December 18, 2011, Rev. Mark Thweatt, Rev. Don Wilson, Rev. Terry Clapp, and Greg Anderson officiating.
Interment will follow at Murray Memorial Gardens, Murray, KY.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 17, 2011 between the hours of 5:00 and 8:00 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be given to the First Baptist Church of Benton, P.O. Box 381, Benton, KY 42025.
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