Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 26, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Mound Bayou with Rev. Jeffery Butler officiating. Burial will follow in Mound Bayou Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Survivors include sons, Willie White of Tampa, Fla., Earnest White of Temple, Texas, and Calvin White of Detroit, Mich.; sisters, Viola Powell of Shelby and Velena Jackson of Mound Bayou; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.byasfuneralhomes.com.
Services are under the direction of Brunford-Dawson Funeral Home of Temple, Texas, and Byas Funeral Home of Cleveland.