David Ray Whitt
May 20, 1950 - February 02, 2023
Obituary For David Ray Whitt
It is with a heavy heart that the family of David Ray Whitt, 72, of Gaithersburg, MD and Raleigh, NC, announce that David unexpectedly passed away on Thursday, February 2nd, 2023. While he spent much of his adult life battling different health ailments, he passed quickly, peacefully, and without pain.
David was born in Danville, VA to Margaret and Calvin Whitt. David began his career at Dan River High School, had a brief layover at Danville Community College, and finally landed at Virginia Tech, where he graduated with a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering. David spent the last years of his life going on adventures with his loving wife and daughters, trying new dark beers with ice, and taking naps with his grand pups.
He is survived by his wife of almost 50 years, Anne Whitt; daughters, Angela Cooley (Drew Cooley) and Emily Whitt; mother, Margaret Whitt; sister, Brenda Thompson (Keith Thompson); two brothers, Eugene Whitt (Nancy Whitt) and Mike Whitt (Tammy Whitt), along with his extended family.
At David’s request, there will be no funeral service; however, the family will receive friends from 2PM to 4PM on Friday, February 10th, 2023 at Renaissance Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name can be made to the America Heart Association or the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
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