January 1, 1938 - January 12, 2018

Patsy Sue Whidden, 80 of Hardee County died Friday January 12, 2018 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale, Fl. She was born in La Follette, Tennessee January 1, 1938. Patsy was a resident of Hardee County most of her life coming from Tennessee.

Patsy was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.
She was a loving wife and mother who will be deeply missed by many.

She was preceded in death by her parents Henderson and Mabel Walters. Brother Colin Walters and Sister Jean Green.
She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years Merrell Dwese Whidden of Ona, Son Merrell D. "Todd" Whidden wife Mary of Davenport,Fl.; Daughters Tricia Thompson of Wauchula, Fl.; Cherye Whidden of Fl.; Sisters Joyce Olivier husband Jim of Bartow, Janice Mulford husband Andy of Ozello, Fl.; Brenda Freeman husband John of Mulberry, Fl; Barbara Hennecy of Missouri. Grandchildren Nikki Murphy husband T.C., Justin Whidden wife Allie, Jarrett Whidden, and Michelle Thompson. Great-Grandchildren Tucker Murphy, Claire Murphy, Hutch Whidden, Hendrix Whidden, and Hartley Whidden.

A Visitation will be held in the Robarts Garden Chapel Tuesday January 16, 2018 6:00PM-8:00PM
Funeral Services will at Oak Grove Baptist Church Wedensday January 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Interment will follow services at Oak Grove Cemetery
Reverend Jim Davis will be officiating.


Robarts Funeral Home
529 West Main Street
Wauchula, FL, 33873
(863) 773-9773