Anthony Lee Whitewater, 66, of Tahlequah, Oklahoma passed away on October 3, 2021 in Muskogee, Oklahoma at Eastgate Healthcare Center. He was born on May 9, 1955 in Muskogee, the son of Ted and Ruby (Moore) Whitewater. He attended Muskogee schools and participated in football, baseball and wrestling sports. He enjoyed fishing and raising Great Pyrenees dogs. He loved gardening and enjoyed family outings. Anthony was a truck driver and later went to work at Triplex Electrical Company where he was plant manager for 15 years.
Anthony was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Denise Whitewater. He is survived by one brother, Tim Whitewater; sisters, Teddy Lou Tidwell of Muskogee, Stella Craig of Tahlequah, Ina Whitewater (Rick Carter) of Muskogee, Glynda Sue Whitewater (Bo Waddel) of Woodward, and Terry Faye Whitewater of Woodward and nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at Hunn Funeral Home in Checotah. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Central Baptist Church in Muskogee with Bro. David Shaw officiating. Interment will follow in Snake Creek Cemetery in Bixby. Pallbearers will be Ruben Bell, Dakota Whitewater, Damon Tidwell, Patrick Carter, Coleton Whitewater and Clinton Whitewater.
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