SANTA ANNA Graveside services for Lewis M. Whitmire, 74, of Santa Anna, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Santa Anna Cemetery Pavilion with the Rev. Paul Stephens, the Rev. Roger Matthews and the Rev. Art Allen officiating. Burial will follow under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

He died Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, at his home.

He was born March 13, 1933, in Clyde to Seth Orr and Berlie Lee Paulk Whitmire. On Oct. 19, 1982, he was married to Lorene Hutchison in Brady. She preceded him in death in 2005.

Survivors include his daughter, Tonya Goss of Quanah; sons, Seth Whitmire of Visiala, Calif. and Delwin Whitmire of Auberry, Calif.; three stepsons, Joe, Bobby and Gary Hale, all of Santa Anna; one sister, Laverne Whitmire of Tyler; brothers, Sonny Whitmire of Hawley, Eugene Whitmire of Clyde, Kermit Whitmire of Denton Valley and Donald Whitmire (MIA); 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by son, Ricky Whitmire, and one great-grandson, James York Jr.