Deloris “Jean” Witherspoon, 83, of Wheelersburg, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at her residence. Jean was born August 1, 1935 in Greenup, Kentucky to the late Bunion and Cornelia Roach Coburn. Jean was a high school graduate and was retired from Walmart as a Sales Associate. She was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, Jean was preceded in death by her first husband, Wally Cox. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Frank and Bunion, Jr. and five sisters, Elizabeth, Violet, Madge, Hazel and Georgia and a son-in-law, Ray Payton. Jean is survived by her husband, William T. Witherspoon; a daughter, Tammey Payton; two step-daughters, Tammy Witherspoon and Trina Witherspoon; two grandchildren, Seth (Kirk) Harris and Chasey (Erik) Noel; three great grandchildren Zyan, Izzy and Landri Noel and two special nieces, Loretta Gay Fritz and Bonnie Roberts.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home in Wheelersburg with Pastor Gary Collier officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 5:00-8:00 pm Monday, March 18, 2019 and one hour before the service on Tuesday. Condolences to the family may be made at www.harrison-pyles.com.