Jamie Gene Whitehead
Jamie Gene Whitehead was born December 31, 1978 in Bullshoales, Arkansas. He passed away October 11, 2018 at his residence in Texas City, Texas.
He is preceded in death by father, James Whitehead and brother, Joel Andrew Whitehead.
He is survived by mother, Jean Hernandez (Hamilton); sister, Lace Montgomery; brother, Daniel Whitehead; uncles, Paul and Tipton Hamilton; aunts, Danya Rosales and Zena Hamilton; nephews, Kaleb Mora and David Godinez; nieces, Kayla and Hallaiah Whitehead; cousins, Kane Hamilton and Suisan Alena Herrera; best friend, Gaines Andrews III and numerous other family and friends.
Jamie was a long-time resident of Texas however, lived in California and New Mexico as well. He enjoyed working as a welder, learned AC work and helped his uncle in his jewelry business. Jamie had a passion for motorcycles, dogs and loved skydiving. As a child, Jamie could be found swimming, playing Mariokart as the Toad character with his siblings or running while screaming from the random spider.
Guests are invited to share in a Celebration of Life Visitation from 9:30-10:30 a.m. with 10:30 a.m. Memorial Services to follow on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, TX 77591.