Sherman Allen Whittenbarger

January 12, 1938 ~ April 14, 2022 (age 84)


Sherman Allen Whittenbarger, age 84, of Oakdale passed away Thursday, April 14, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving wife and family.  He was born January 12, 1938 in Harriman and a graduate of South Harriman High School class of ‘57.  He was a member of Red Bank Baptist Church. Sherman worked at Combustion Engineering in Chattanooga for 35 years. He enjoyed life and being with people.  Preceded in death by his parents, Raymond & Frances Vann Whittenbarger; brother, Donnie Whittenbarger; Ronnie Whittenbarger, Thomas Whittenbarger; sister, Geneva McCullough.




Wife of 63 years          Velia Marie Brown Whittenbarger of Chattanooga


Sons                             Freddy Allen Whittenbarger & wife, Tammy of Chattanooga

                                     Teddy Joe Whittenbarger of Chattanooga


Daughter                      Carol Lyn Whittenbarger of Chattanooga


Grandchildren              Shea Ann Wesson and Thomas Wesson


Brothers                       Jim Whittenbarger & wife, Marsha of Kingston

                                    Stanley Whittenbarger & wife, Jessie of Kingston

                                    Joe Brown of Robbins, Charles Brown of Oakdale


Sisters-in-law               Nadine Whittenbarger of Maryville

                                     Judy Whittenbarger of Chattanooga

                                     Sara Lou Brown of Oakdale


A host of extended family and friends


No service arrangements will be made at this time. Online register book can be signed at Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

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