Mason “Buck” Branson Whited, age 94, of Swords Creek, Virginia passed away surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, November 15, 2023, following a short illness. He was born December 18, 1928 and spent the majority of his life in Swords Creek, Virginia an area he loved. He adored his family and always worked hard to see that they had what they needed, spending many years doing what he loved, working in a coal mine, which he began doing at the age of 15. He was always happiest when he was with any of his children, doing anything or nothing at all. Mason loved life; he lived it his way and he will be missed terribly by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Jenny Whited, two children, and several siblings.
He is survived by many loved ones whom loved him dearly.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Monday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with Rev. Stephen Damron and Rev. Wayne Perkins officiating. Interment will follow in the Whited Cemetery on Reynolds Ridge section of Honaker.
Relatives and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends at the Honaker Funeral Home after 6 PM Sunday.
Online condolences may be made at www.honakerfuneralhome.net.