Alex Jordan Whitmire


Alex Jordan Whitmire, 34, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1986. He was a lifelong resident of Cleveland.
Alex enjoyed hanging out with his friends, traveling with his family on vacations, riding 4-wheelers, and taking care of people. He had a big heart and was a friend to all who knew him. 

He was preceded in death by his brother, Stephen Lewis Whitmire; grandparents: Pat Hendrix, Ernest L. and Amy Lee Whitmire; great-grandmother, Dorothy Layman; and aunt, Samantha Renee Whitmire. 

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his grandfather, Byron Hendrix; father, Sammy (Marie) Whitmire; mother, Lisa Jordan Whitmire Gates; half brother Tyler Whitmire; stepbrother, Michael Leamon; sister-in-law, Amy Whitmire; and niece, Laynee Whitmire. He also leaves behind numerous extended family members and friends. 

A celebration of Alex’s life will be held at Companion Funeral Home, Cleveland Chapel, on Monday, May 10, 2021, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Daniel Bowles officiating.
His family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Following the service, Alex will be laid to rest at Beta cemetery. Jerry Hendrix, Tommy Hendrix, John Hendrix, Tyler Whitmire, and Rev. Daniel Bowles will serve as pallbearers. 

You are invited to share a personal memory of Alex or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at


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