Flonnie Mae Whittaker, age 87, of Lancaster, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018 at her residence. Born April 18, 1931 in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Taylor & Irene Preston Bolton. Flonnie had been a longtime employee of Cowden’s Manufacturing, and an employee of both the Redwood Restaurant and Country Diner. She had also been a member of Lancaster Baptist Church and attended Good Hope Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Gilbert, Roy & Ray Bolton, and three sisters, Mary Turner, Ina Pellam & Hazel Goins.
Her survivors include her son, Mike (Boots) Whittaker of Lancaster, and a granddaughter, Martina (Scott Sowder) Whittaker of Lancaster.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Ramsey-Young Funeral Home by Revs. Brad King and Norm Smith. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Scott Sowder, Jerry Bolton, Freeman Wylie, Jesse Waggoner, Noah Waggoner & Larry Jenkins. Honorary bearers will be nieces and nephews, former employees of Country Diner, Sandra Vaught, Janie Hardwick & the staff and nurses of Heritage Hospice. Visitation will be from 5-8 PM Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Ramsey-Young Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may go to Heritage Hospice, or the American Cancer Society. Friends and family may leave condolences or memories on her tribute page at www.ramsey-young.com. Ramsey-Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.