Funeral services for Lonnie Joe Whorton, 75, of Rising Star, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23 at Heartland Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 22 at the funeral home.

He passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at his residence.