Paul Francis Whitworth, 70, of Anderson, passed away on Feb. 22, 2017, at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was born on Aug. 4, 1946, in Anderson, where he resided most of his life.
Paul attended Daleville and Anderson Schools, and he served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam.
He owned Interstate Standard for 26 years. Later he managed South Side Shell, and retired from Village Pantry.
Paul is survived by his loving wife, Georgeann Whitworth of Anderson; son, David (Olivia) Whitworth of Anderson; siblings, Raymond Whitworth of Anderson, John Whitworth of Melbourne, Fla., and Mary Linder of Muncie; grandchildren, Jocelyn Whitworth and Dominic Whitworth; and special friends, Eddie and Connie Alfrey.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Estelle Whitworth; and siblings, Jean Littlefield, Shirley Huffman, and Tom Whitworth.
The family would like to give a "Special Thanks" to the staff on 6 South at St. Vincent Anderson for their loving care.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Gary McCaslin officiating. Cremation will take place.
Memorial contributions may be made to United Way of Madison County, 205 W 11th St., Anderson, IN 46016.
Published on  February 24, 2017