He was a U. S. Army Veteran and a lawyer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Mary Whitehurst.
Survivors include his wife, Joetta Akers Whitehurst of Christiansburg; sons Koehler, Thrasher, Alexander, Jeremy, and B. J.; a daughter, Moriah; one grandchild; a brother and a sister; and many other relatives and friends.
Per Henry’s request, services will be private.
The Whitehurst family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com.