Joseph Terry Whitmire, 59, of Winona died of cancer at his residence on Wednesday, May 21.
Mr. Whitmire was born in Winona on February 17, 1955. He was an engineer and surveyor for Baker Construction in Jackson for 35 years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Mr. Whitmire was preceded in death by his father, Truman Whitmire.
Mr. Whitmire is survived by his wife of 30 years, Connie Whitmire; daughters, Jeannie Rogers and Jessica Waddell Hardwick (Chris); son, Clark Waddell III; mother, Mary Bramlett; sisters, Tammy Whitmire and Belinda Hamilton; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service for Mr. Whitmire will be held at a later date.
Lee Funeral Home in Winona is handling arrangements.