2018-07-11 / Obituaries

Cecil Webb Jr. dies at 88


CECIL HENRY WEBB, JR. CECIL HENRY WEBB, JR. Cecil “Sonny” Henry Webb, Jr., 88, died July 2.

Born in Wise, Va., to the late Cecil Henry Webb, Sr. and Beatrice Hylton Webb, he spent his early years in Whitesburg.

He was the widower of Myrtle Bates Webb, and the father of the late William Webb.

He was graduated from the Virginia Military Institute and received a master’s degree in chemistry from Purdue University.

Mr. Webb was retired from the former Cabinet for Human Resources as a branch manager in the Laboratory Services Division.

Surviving are two sons, Cecil “Hank” Henry Webb, III and wife Charlotte of Frankfort, and Jonathan Webb and wife Teresa of St Louis, Mo., and six grandchildren, Michael Webb, David Webb, and Rachael Webb, all of St Louis, Mo., Henry Webb of Harrodsburg, and Megan Thompson, of St Augustine, Fla.

Burial will be in the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St Louis, Mo. Arrangements for burial and military services are underway. Donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the charity of your choice.

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