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Eloise Jo Whitehead
1953 - 2024

Elosie Jo Whitehead, 70 of Panhandle, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, June 14, 2024, in Amarillo.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 19, at the First Baptist Church of Panhandle. Burial will be in Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.

A visitation of family and friends will be held on Tuesday, June 18, at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m.

Jo was born in Shamrock to Helen Irene (Miller) and William Oscar Sloss. She married Randy Dewayne Whitehead on June 8, 1973, in Shamrock. She loved decorative painting, arts, crafts and spending time with family. She loved being very active in her church and letting small children ride in her wheelchair.

Preceding her in death are her parents, and her husband.
Surviving Jo are her sons, Justin Whitehead and wife Bonnie of Panhandle, and Shawn Whitehead of Amarillo; brother, Sterling Sloss of Shamrock; sisters, Jan and husband, Rick King of New Braunfels, Texas, and Lora and husband, Charles Wyatt of Elk City, Okla.; granddaughters, Hailee and Natalee Whitehead; and great-granddaughter, Sophia.

Honorary casket bearers are Jamie Sloss, Jay Wyatt, Frank Whitehead, Lucas LeGate, Logan LeGate, and Eden Casey.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Panhandle, PO Box 189, Panhandle TX 79068.