1930 — 2021
John Whitson,90, was an only child adored by his parents, but he wanted to have more than one child. He had three and he adored them. The most important things to him were his faith and God, his family and singing for which he had a real talent, but mostly he just enjoyed it. His father had taught him to sing harmony and at 15, he and 4 friends loaded a model A, put a sign on the side of it, "Touring America on a Song" and that's what they did, stopping at cafes and literally singing for their supper. He joined the Navy during the Korean war and served on a destroyer but his wonderful voice, speaking as well as singing, earned him the assignment of Captain's Talker. He stood by and when...