The committal service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Shiloh Cemetery, Corner of Shiloh and Lascoharvey Roads, Sumter County, Georgia.
Jimmy was born in Americus, Georgia to the late Bernice Whitehead and Rosetta Roach Whitehead. He attended the public school system of Sumter County. He was employed with City of Americus and worked as a sanitation worker for many years. He is preceded in death by his parents and two siblings, Clarence Whitehead and Lois Wilborn.
He is survived by his daughter, Laura Demps, Jacksonville, Florida; granddaughter, Tasha Demps, Miami, Florida; sister Lillie Jackson, Riverdale, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, cousin, other relatives and friends.