By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Thomas Wallace Whitaker Jr.
OBIT- Thomas WhitakerT

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, July 21, 2012 at Grace Episcopal Church in Camden. Rev. Phillip Whitehead and Rev. Charles Davis will officiate. Thomas Whitaker, 79, passed away July 2 2012 at his home in Elgin, SC.

Tom was a graduate of La Jolla High School in La Jolla, California, attended Cornell and San Diego State Universities, and served in the 14th Armored Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army. He worked for many years in the insurance industry and frequently did business with Lloyd’s of London.

Tom was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Suzanne D. Whitaker. He is survived by three children, Michael, Lisa, and David; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made to the Whitaker family by visiting