Marty Whiteside, 55

Marty Whiteside, 55, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at home after an extended illness.

He was born Dec. 20, 1957, in Union County to Paul and Paralee Carter Whiteside. He was a sales engineer and a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He loved his family and was part of a very close extended family. He was a friend to all who knew him, always inquiring about their families. He was a true baseball fan and former ballplayer, a hard worker who loved projects, had many of them and worked best alongside others.
Services were at 11 a.m. Friday, March 29, at United Funeral Service. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. United Funeral Service of New Albany was in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by a daughter, Mitzi Cline (Scotty) of Crystal Springs; a son, Eli Whiteside (Amy) of New Albany; two sisters, Sherra Owen (Ken) and Paulette Cossitt (Bob), both of New Albany; two brothers, Bernard Whiteside of New Albany and Carter Whiteside (Barbara) of Athens, Ala.; four grandchildren, Whit Whiteside, Wake Whiteside, Mattie Lowery Cline and Walker Cline.
Pallbearers were his friends.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit unitedfuneralservice.com.