Mark S. Witherspoon, 66 of Carmi passed away Friday June 15, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born June 10, 1952 in Carmi, the son of Richard Dale and Diane (Cooper) Witherspoon.
Mark retired after many years from Patiki Mine. He was an avid wood carver; and loved trees and planting trees. He had a strong passion for music and playing his guitar. He loved his family and his pet dog, “Tia”.
He is survived by his daughter, Tracy Serra of Evansville; his father, Richard Dale Witherspoon of Carmi; his brother, Chris (Laura) Witherspoon of Carmi and nieces and nephews and many friends. He was preceded in death by his mother, Diane.
Private family services will be held at a later date. The Stendeback Family Funeral Home in Carmi is in charge of arrangements.