Whitacre dies at 74
Funeral services are pending at Haggard & Sefton Funeral Home for Frank Whitacre, longtime Decatur City Council representative who died Sunday morning.
Whitacre, 74, had been active in numerous civic causes as well as St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.
A Republican, Whitacre served on city council from 1983 to 2006 when he resigned for health reasons. He was the recipient of the Stephen Decatur Award, the Top Hat Award from St. Vincent dePaul, and a Jefferson Award from a Fort Wayne television station.