Clint Whitehead, 67, of East Alton, passed away at 11:38 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at his residence.
Born in Hohenwald, Tenn., on March 22, 1948, he was the son of Dan and Julia (Savage) Whitehead.
He had worked as a laborer for Local No. 338 before retiring in 1997.
On Dec. 22, 1967, in Tennessee, he married the former Elizabeth Tite. She survives.
Surviving also are a son, Anthony “Wayne” (Shannon) Whitehead of East Alton; daughter, Julie (Scott) Barrett of East Alton; three grandchildren, Nicholas and David Barrett, and Taylor Whitehead; brother, Jerry (Janice) Whitehead of Alton; and his very special dog, "Taco."
Preceding him in death were his parents; granddaughter, Megan Whitehead; and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River, where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday.
Burial will follow in Woodland Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family in care of expenses.