White, David Ray, d. 1987 - White, John E., d. 1979

 

White, David Ray 1940 - 23 May 1987 OH 28 May 1987 p5

Services for David Ray White, 46, Springfield, were held May 27 in Harris Chapel, Nixa, with the Rev. Pete Wells officiating. Burial was in White Cemetery, Billings. Mr. White died May 23 in his home after suffering an apparent heart attack. He had resided in Stone County most of his life, moving to Springfield two years ago. Survivors include a son, Marty D. White, Marionville; five daughters, Jeannie Walles and Anna Tichenor, both of Crane, Jeanette White, Marionville, Arelene White, Nixa and Mariand White, Marionville; four sisters, Marleen Flood, Lonedell, Roberts Worley, Robertsville, Linda Austin, Marionville and Joy Pendergrass, Aurora; one brother, Murvon White, Marionville; and nine grandchildren.

 

White, Dean Eldon 1 Mar 1935 - 30 Nov 2000  CCH-N 13 Dec 2000

[Note: Son of Hubert & Dora Maretta (Price-)White; married 17 Apr 1971 Betty Deloris Canniff]

Dean E. White, age 65, of Chadwick, MO. passed away at 6:40 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2000. Mr. White was a retired Springfield Aluminum Co. employee. He was born on March 1, 1935, in the state of Michigan to Hubert and Dora Maretta Price-White. He married Betty Deloris Canniff-White on April 17, 1971 in Dowagiac, Michigan. Mr. White had proudly served his country during the Korean War; and was the recipient of four national service awards, as well as an honorable discharge. He personally enjoyed hunting, fishing, and family camp trips. His outgoing personality was said to have made him a good neighbor and a friend to many. He was preceded in death by four of his children. Survivors include his wife, Betty; four daughters, Dorie May of Edwardsburg, Michigan, Phyllis Moody and Nancy Russell, both of Niles, Michigan, and Sandy Hamrick of Greenbriar, AR; two sons, Eldon White of Midwest City, Ok., and Bruce White of Sparta; one sister, Betty Stine of Washatau, Wisconsin; one brother, Jay White of Dowagiac, Michigan, 27 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Graveside services with full military honors were held at 11:00 a.m., on Monday, Dec. 4, 2000 at the Chadwick Cemetery. Burial followed with Jerry Loveland officiating. The services were under the direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home in Ozark.

 

White, Delbert Franklin Aug 1877 - Jan 1969 CCR 9 Jan 1969 p3

[Note: Son of John H. & Octavia (Melton) White; married 1901 Nannie Cavener 8 Jan 1882 - 29 Dec 1918; married bef 1930 Eva Whitaker]

Funeral services for Delbert F. White, 90, Mira Loma, Calif., a former resident of Springfield and Highlandville, were held Wednesday afternoon in Mira Loma. Mr. White died Monday morning in a Riverside, Calif. hospital after a long illness. He was a retired aircraft mechanic and was a member of the Christian Church in Highlandville. Survivors include two sons, Clifford White, Springfield and Lenora White, Riverside, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. O. O. Best, Springfield and Mrs. Agnes McClease, state of West Virginia; a brother, Tommy White and a sister, Mrs. Ed Sims [Virginia S. “Jennie” (White) Sims, wife of James Edgar Sims]

 

White, Della Mae (Hammond) 28 Aug 1893 - 26 Dec 1977  OH 29 Dec 1977 p5

[Note: Daughter of Thomas & ? ( ) Hammond; married Ellis White 21 Dec 1892 - 26 Mar 1975]

OZARK - Mrs. Della M. White, 94, Highlandville, died at 5:02 a.m. Monday in St. John’s Hospital in Springfield after a short illness. Mrs. White was a teacher for 42 years, working in Christian, Stone, Taney and Franklin counties. She was a member of the Eastern Star at Galena and a member of the Christian Church. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Sibyl Farris, Highlandville and Mrs. Kathleen Carpenter, Springfield; two brothers, Oda Hammond, Taneyville and Acro Hammond, Rich Hill; a sister, Mrs. Leva McPherson, Ponca City, Okla.; six grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Services were at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Harris of Ozark Chapel with the Rev.. Robert Lawson officiating. Burial was in Highlandville Cemetery.

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White, Della Mae (Hammond) 28 Aug 1893 - 26 Dec 1977 OH 5 Jan 1978 p8

We want to thank our friends, relatives and neighbors for the food, flowers, cards and prayers, all the many acts of kindness shown us during the illness and death of our loved one. Sibyl Ferris, Kathleen Carpenter and the Della Mae White Family.

 

White, Dema Fay    1929 - Jan 2012 SN-L 26 Jan 2012

            Mrs. Dema Fay White, 92, Clever. Arrangements: Meadors Funeral Home, Republic.


 

White, Don ? - ? CCH-N 27 Apr 2005

 

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White, Carol (Rezac) ? - ? CCH-N 27 Apr 2005

 

            Don and Carol White, Nixa, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception from noon to 2 p.m. May 15, 2005, at the Nixa Senior Center, 404 S. Main St., Nixa. The event will be hosted by their children: son, Kim White and wife, Lory, Ozark; and daughter Julie McCroskey, Nixa; and grandchildren, Erin and Brooke McCroskey. The omission of gifts is requested. Don White and Carol Rezac were married May 15, 1955, in Methodist Church in Westmoreland, Kan. By Rev. Wynne Jones.


White, E. Maxine (Abney) 8 Mar 1932 - 27 Sept 2002  SN-L 29 Sep 2002

[Note: Daughter of Grover S. & Ressie (Ridge) Abney; married 11 Sep 1947 Norman Dean White]

E. Maxine White, 70, a longtime resident of Clever, died at 9:43 p.m. Friday, September 27, 2002 in Sonshine Manor, after a lengthy ill ness. She was born in Camp, Arkansas, on March 8, 1932 to Grover S. and Ressie (Ridge) Abney. Maxine was united in marriage to Norman Dean White on September 11, 1947, and she enjoyed her lifelong career of being a wife and mother. Maxine was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and four brothers. She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Blades and husband, Don, Clever; her sons, Ronnie and wife, Ginny, Republic, Donnie and wife, Delaina, Springfield, and Steve and wife, Brenda, Clever; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters and their husbands, Vicki and J.R. Gibbs, Marshfield, and Debbie and Steve Hodges, Springfield; five brothers and their wives, Kenneth and Tressie Abney, Ava, Albert and Sharon Abney, Brookline, Troy and Doris Abney, Republic, Clifford and Ruth Abney, state of Texas, and Danny and Debbie Abney, Republic; and many other very special relatives and friends. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 30, 2002 in Meadors Chapel, Republic. Burial will follow in Smart Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today in the funeral home. Springfield News-Leader, September 29 2002.

 

White, Earl D. 9 Dec. 1910 – 6 Nov 1996  CCH-N 11 Dec. 1996

[Note: Son of Thomas L. & Olga Elizabeth (Keysser) White; married 22 Dec 1934 Cleo I. Adams 8 Dec 1911 - 15 Oct 1993]

Earl D. White  86, in Cox Medical Center South. He was born December 9, 1910, and was the son of T.L. and Olga Elizabeth (Keysser) White. On December 22, 1934, he married Cleo Adams. She preceded him in death in 1993. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Charley White and an infant brother. Mr. White was a farmer and a member of Highlandville Baptist Church. Survivors include: a son, Ronald White and wife Pat, Springfield; a daughter, Wava Lou Bilyeu and her husband, Leonard L., Springfield; five grandchildren Max White and his wife Glenda, Lea Anne Campbell, Michelle Ozee and her husband, Robert, all of Springfield, Tim Bilyeu and his wife Kristin, Houston, Texas, and Teri Bilyeu, Ozark; two great grandchildren, Steven White and Leslie Campbell; a brother, Max White, Nixa; two sisters, Geraldine Russell and Wanda Brewer, both of Springfield; nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services were Saturday, November 9 in Adams Funeral Home, Ozark with Pastor Tommy Bilyeu officiating. Burial was in Selmore Cemetery.

 

White, Edna D. (Applegate) Siler 5 Apr 1906 - 4 Mar 1990  OH 15 Mar 1990

[Note: Daughter of L. D.  & Myrtle (?) Applegate; married first ? Siler; married Turner B. White]

Edna D. White, 83, E1 Dorado, Kan., and formerly of Keltner, died March 4, 1990, at the Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital, El Dorado. She was born in Indian Territory, Okla., to L.D. and Myrtle Applegate. She was preceded in death by her husband, Turner B., and a son, Floren Siler. Survivors include a daughter, Ila Jean Hamilton, El Dorado; two brothers, John and Calvin, Augusta, Kan.; two sisters, Leona Patterson, Augusta, and Effie Young, Springfield; four grandchildren; eight great- grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

 

White, Effie Alice (Pruitt) 26 Jun 1926 - 1 Nov 2010 SN-L 4 Nov 2010

[Note: Daughter of William F. & Bessie (Tennis) Pruitt; married 6 Nov 1945 Frank L. White 14 Dec 1924 - 16 Jul 2006]

Effie Alice White, loving mother, grandmother and friend went home to meet our Heavenly Father on Monday, November 1, 2010 at Cox South. Effie was born June 26, 1926 in Nixa, Missouri, the daughter of William F. Pruitt and Bessie Tennis Pruitt. She was a member of Calvary Bible Church, and was Salutatorian Graduate of Nixa High School in 1944. On November 6, 1945 she and Frank L. White were united in marriage. They lived in the Nixa community and had many close friends. Effie owned the Nixa Café for several years. She loved to read her Bible, playing cards, and cooking for her family. Survivors include: two daughters, Suzie Frost and husband Basil, Springfield, and Sheila Sperry and husband Keith, Nixa; five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank White, a son, Randy Bill White, and her parents. Funeral services will be at 1:00 PM Friday, November 5, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa, with Rev. Joe Fahl and Rev. Lance Ogden officiating. Burial will follow in Delaware Cemetery, Nixa. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Thursday, November 4, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa. Memorial Contributions may be made to Gideon Bibles.

 

White, Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" (Hammond) 8 Sep 1852 - 24 Dec 1919 CCR 9 Jan 1920 p1

[Note: married 19 Jan 1873 Thomas Henry White  17 Oct 1849 - 1 Nov 1917; no MO DC found]

Aunt Betsy Ann White was born September 8, 1852, died December 4, 1919, aged 67 years, 2 months and 16 days. She was formerly Miss Betsy Ann Hammond, the youngest of nine children five boys and four girls who have all passed on before, At the age of 21 years, she was united in marriage to Mr. Thomas White. To this union was born four children, all of whom survive her to mourn the loss of a faithful, loving mother. At a very early age, she surrendered her life to God and 25 years ago she united with the Methodist church at Highlandville, Mo. Her christian life with one of sacred devotion. She was always swift to answer the call of duty, and many a sick room was made bright by her presence there. In her home, she was sublime. Two years ago, she lost her husband and since that time, she had lived a resigned expectant life, always looking forward to that promised reward where the child of God shall dwell in peace and happiness. On December 4th, at 8 o’clock in the morning, she passed in peace to her final reward. Dear mother, though we miss you much, we know you rest with God. Yes, Betsyan, you are gone. I will not hear your voice any more, Yes, you are gone to dwell with Jesus on that bright eternal shore. Yeas, a friend in love for 50 years. Oh Betsyan, how I miss you. Oh! I hope I meet you; I feel like I want to go. Oh! how happy we will be when we meet on that beautiful shore where there  is no sorrows and no death and we will be with Jesus. Yes, Betsyan, I was by your bedside when the angel came to take you away.  From a dear, loving friend.  Kate Kentling.

 

White, Elizabeth J. (Wilson) 6 May 1913 - 20 Jan 1969   CCR 23 Jan 1969 p4

[Note: Daughter of S. Albert “Bert” & Dora (Melton) Wilson; married Frank Sam White 6 Jun 1912 - Sep 1992]

Mrs. Elizabeth J. White, 55, Springfield, died at her home at 12:50 p.m. Monday. She was a member of Highlandville Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Frank; a daughter, Mrs. Marilyn Sue Andrews, Springfield; sister, Mrs. Mary Nell Pruitt, Nixa; brother, Wilbur Wilson, Ozark; and four grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Highlandville Baptist Church with the Revs. Howard Blevins and Lynn V. Swadley officiating. Burial will be in Highlandville Cemetery under direction of Harris of Ozark.

 

White, Elizabeth P. “Bettie” (Martin) 11 Mar 1881 - 28 Mar 1942 CCR 2 Apr 1942 p1

[Note: Daughter of Frank & Mary Prella (Hedge) Martin; married 25 Dec 1898 James Willis White 9 Mar 1874 - 5 Aug 1941]

Funeral services for Elizabeth P. White, 61, who died March 28, were held March 30, in the Highlandville church by Rev. Worth Caughron with burial in the Highlandville cemetery under direction of the Chaffin Funeral Home of Ozark. She was married to Willis White in 1898, he having preceded her in death in August, 1941. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Glessa Hammond and Miss Luva White of Forsyth, Mo., four sons, Jewell of Ontario, Calif., William Merrill and Thomas Ned of Las Vegas, Nev., and Frank of the home; one brother, Ed Martin of Ozark. She had been a member of the Christian church for many years.

 

White, Ella Mae (Hartley) 16 Mar 1932 - 11 Dec 2009 SN-L 13 Dec 2009

[Note: Daughter of Harry & Marguerite ( ) Hartley; married 26 Dec 1950 ? White]

Ella Mae White, 77, of Springfield, Mo., was born on March 16, 1932 in Galloway, Mo. She passed away on December 11, 2009 in St. John's Hospital, Springfield. She graduated from Ozark High School. Ella was united in marriage on December 26, 1950, in Springfield Turners Station. She attended Galloway Methodist Church and was a housewife and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and craft shows. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Marguerite Hartley; brother, Harold (Buss) Hartley. She is survived by her son, Jimmy and wife Debbie White, Bill and Freida Mae Hartley, Earl and Eileen Hartley; sister-in-law, Jean Hartley; two granddaughters, Shelley and Jeff Markowski, and Laura White; step-grandchildren, Jessica (Nikki) Carsten and Tyler Carsten; great-grandchild, Sydney Markowski and step-great-granddaughter, Kaylee Carsten; and a host of relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held on December 14, 2009 at 9 a.m. in Missouri Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will be held December 13, 2009 in Greenlawn Funeral Home North.

 

White, Ella (Harden) Rhoades 25 May 1869 - 2 Sep 1938 CCR 8 Sep 1938 p4

[Note: Daughter of Ross & Irene ( ) Harden; married 1888 Frank Rhoades; married Thomas H. White; DC appears to give mother‘s first name as Jenny]

We wish to express our sincere appreciation for the kindness and sympathy shown by friends and neighbors at the death of our beloved mother and sister, Mrs. Ella Harden. Especially do we wish to thank Dr. Wasson, Dr. Wade, Rev. Floyd Hanks and the Maples and Harding Funeral home for their services.

Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Taylor and family, Mrs. Annie Stewart, Mrs. Maggie Dugger

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White, Ella (Harden) Rhoades 25 May 1869 - 2 Sep 1938 CCR 8 Sep 1938 p5

[Note: Daughter of ? & Jenny (White) Harden; married 1888 Frank Rhodes; married Thomas H. White]

Ella Harden was born at Parsons, Kans., on May 25, 1869, and departed this life on Sept. 2, 1938, at the age of 69 years, three months and seven days. At the age of 15 years she was converted and united with the Baptist church at Mound Valley, Kans. At a later date she placed her membership with the Christian church in Somerville, Texas. In the years 1888 she was united in marriage to Frank Rhoades. To this union were born two children, Grace and George. The latter died at the age of 10 months. At a later date, she was married to T.H. White of Silsby, Texas. She leaves to mourn her departure one daughter, Mrs. Grace Taylor, four grandchildren and one great grandchild, all of Nixa, Mo. and two sisters, Mrs. Anna Stewart of Spokane, Mo., and Mrs. Maggie Dugger of Weir City, Kans., and other relatives and a host of friends to mourn her going. The greatest consolation in this loss is the Christian home and assurance that we will meet her again. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Nixa Baptist church, conducted by Rev. Floyd Hanks of Ozark with burial in the Chestnutridge cemetery under the direction of the Harding and Maples Funeral Service of Nixa.

 

White, Ellis 21 Dec 1892 - 26 Mar 1975  OH 3 Apr 1975 p9

[Note: Son of Thomas H. & Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” (Hammons) White; married Della Mae Hammond 28 Aug 1893 - 26 Dec 1977]

Services for Ellis White, 82, Highlandville, were at 10 a.m. Saturday in Harris Chapel at Ozark with the Rev. Gary Phipps officiating. Burial was in Highlandville Cemetery. Masonic rites will be conducted by Ozark Masonic Lodge No. 352. Mr. White died at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in a Nevada nursing home of natural causes. A retired school teacher, he had taught for 41 years in several area schools. He attended Highlandville grade school, School of the Ozarks High School and was graduated from Southwest Missouri State College. Mr. White taught in Branson, served six years as athletic coach at Reeds Spring and had served as superintendent at Chadwick and Highlandville high schools. Mr. White was postmaster at Highlandville for seven years and was a member of Galena Masonic Lodge. He was a member of Abou Ben Adhem Temple, Zebud Council, St. John’s Commandery and Vincel-Chapter No., 110 of Springfield. Survivors include his wife, Della; two daughters, Mrs. Cinyl Farris, De Soto and Mrs. Kathleen Carpenter, Nevada; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

 

White, Ethel May (Sutton) 1889 - 12 Aug 1954  CCR 19 Aug 1954 p1

[Note: married Ralph G. White]

Funeral services for Mrs. Ethel May White who died August 12 at her home in Denver, Colo., were held Monday afternoon, August 16, at one o’clock with Rev. William Vance officiating. Burial was in the Selmore Cemetery under direction of the Chaffin Funeral Home of Ozark. Her husband, Ralph G. White preceded her in death many years ago. She was a member of the Congregational Church at the time of her death. She is survived by two sons, Ralph G. White, Jr. of Denver, Colo and Capt. John D. White who is stationed at Okinawa; two daughters, Miss Bethe White of Grand Junction, Colo. and Mrs. Doris Ketring of Palo Alto, Calif; six grandchildren and two sisters, Mrs. William McVeigh and Mrs. Fred O. Wade, both of Ozark.

 

White, Eula Edith (Turner) 3 Sep 1902 - 26 Nov 1939 CCR 30 Nov 1939 p1

[Note: Daughter of Charley & Celia (Price) Turner; married Henry White]

Funeral services for Eula Edith White, age 37, who died at her home on Route 1, Springfield, early Sunday morning were held at 1 pm Monday in the Wright’s Chapel, conducted by Rev. Harold Merritt with burial there under the direction of the Wilburn Maples Funeral Home of Clever, MO. She is survived by her husband, Henry White, and six children; Harry, J.C., Len, Phyllis Jean, Maurine, and Henry Junior, all of the home; five sisters and two brothers, Mrs. Mary Edwards, of Brookline, Mrs. Martha Jackson, Mrs. Merle Coker and Mrs. Alice Merritt all of Billings, Route 1, and Mrs. Edna Erwin of California, Wilson Turner of Hurley and Henry Turner of Galena, Route 1.

 

White, Everett H. 1 May 1913 - 24 Sep 1989 NN-E 28 Sep 1989

[Note: married Neoma]

Everett H. White, 76, of Clever, died at 4:38 a.m. Sunday in St. John's Regional Health Center after a short illness. Services were Tuesday in Meadors Chapel with the Revs. Robert Russell and Jerry Jones officiating. Burial was in Delaware Cemetery. Mr. White was a retired farmer and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, Neoma; a son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Danni White, Springfield; two daughters and sons-in-law, Floe and Leslie Mickley, Billings, and Waynona and Clifford Bradley, Strafford; a brother, Raymond, Springfield; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

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White, Everett H. 1 May 1913 - 24 Sep 1989

Everett H. White, 76, Clever, died at 4:38 a.m. Sunday in St. John’s Regional Health Center after a short illness.  He was a retired farmer and was of the Baptist faith.  He is survived by his wife, Neoma; a son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Danni White, Springfield; two daughters and sons-in-law, Floe and Leslie Miekley, Billings, and Waynona and Clifford Bradley, Strafford; a brother, Raymond, Springfield; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Meadors Chapel with the Revs. Robert Russell and Jerry Jones officiating.  Burial will be in Delaware Cemetery.

(Contributed by Hazel Messenger)

 

White, Famy (Moore) 1896 - 3 Oct 1962  CCR 4 Oct 1962 p5

[Note: married Jessie White 1889 - 29 Apr 1961]

Mrs. Famy White, 66, died at 6:40 a.m. Wednesday at her home, five miles south of Spokane. She was a lifelong resident of Spokane and Ponce de Leon communities. She was a member of the Spokane Baptist Church. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Eisenhour Church with the Rev. James Ellingsworth officiating. Burial will be in church cemetery under direction of Harris of Nixa. Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. Morene Mason, Route 1, Nixa, Mrs. Jewell Holland, Spokane and Mrs. Inez Sims, Highlandville; a brother, Millard Moore, Spokane; four sisters, Mrs. Annie Walker and Mrs. Jessie Sartin, both of Ponce de Leon, Mrs. Lesta Henry, Everton and Mrs. Alzora Cloud, state of California; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

 

White, Flossie (Jenkins) 11 Dec 1915 - 6 Jun 1996

[Note: Daughter of Henry & Missouri (Wright) Jenkins; married Earl White]

Flossie White, 80, Springfield, died at 1:47 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 1996, in Cox Medical Center South.  She was a former garment factory inspector and was a member of Crane First Church of God.  She was a lifelong resident of the Hurley/Crane area.  She is survived by a son and his wife, Harold Rex and Barbara, Bosque, N.M.; one daughter and her husband, Rosemary and Ron Burke, Springfield; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Michael, and a daughter, Ruby Jean.  Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Meadors Funeral Home, Clever, with burial in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Clever.  Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time Sunday in the funeral home.

(Contributed by Hazel Messenger)

 

White, Flossie Mary (Stepp) 10 Apr 1913 - 10 Jan 1998  CCH-N 21 Jan 1998

[Note: Daughter of Girvus & Minnie Alby (Dotson) Stepp; married 13 Sep 1944 Sebastian White]

Flossie Mary White, 84, Ozark, previously of Jamesville, died at 10:00 p.m Saturday, January 10, 1998 in Ozark Riverview Manor Nursing Home. Flossie was born April 10, 1913 in Pearl, the daughter of Girvus and Minnie Alby Dotson Stepp. She was married to Sebastian White, September 13, 1944 in Marshfield. She was retired from Lilly Tulip with 22 years of service. She was a member of the Ozark General Baptist Church. In her leisure time she enjoyed sewing quilts and going to garage sales. She is preceded in death by her husband, Sebastian, March 28, 1997, her parents, two sisters and two brothers. Survivors include a son and his wife, Stanley and Judy White, Clever, a granddaughter, Symmar Misemer, and a great-grandson, Garrett Misemer both of Fair Grove. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m: Wednesday in Harris a Heritage Funeral Home, Ozark with the Rev. Jerry Applegate officiating. Burial will follow in the Jamesville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.

 

White, Frank L. 14 Dec 1924 - 16 Jul 2006 SN-L 18 Jul 2006

[Note: Son of George & Delores (Nice) White; married 6 Nov 1946 Effie Alice Pruitt 26 Jun 1926 - 1 Nov 2010]

Frank L. White, loving husband, father, grandfather and friend went home to meet our Heavenly Father on Sunday, July 16, 2006, after a short illness at Cox South. Frank was born December 14, 1924, in Moundsville, West Virginia. He was the youngest of 13 children. During World War II, Frank bravely and honorably served his country in the United States Army. He was in the Third Division, 7th Regiment of Company B. He leaves behind several fellow comrades and friends. He received many military honors and was a member of the Military Order of The Purple Heart in Springfield, and the American Legion and VFW in Nixa. On November 6, 1946, he and Effie Alice Pruitt were united in marriage. They have lived in the Nixa community for 60 years. Frank was employed by Dayco Corporation for 21 years where his co-workers quickly became lifelong friends. Frank loved to hunt, fish, and go Sucker Grabin'. He was well known for his community vegetable gardens, and his flowers were the pride of his neighborhood. Frank was a Christian and dearly loved his church family of Calvary Bible Church in Nixa. Survivors include his loving wife, Effie, of the home; two daughters, Suzie Frost and husband, Basil, Springfield, and Sheila Sperry and husband, Keith, Billings; five grandchildren, Angie Staab and husband, Bert, Christa Bennett and husband, Brian, Kim Patterson and husband, Matt, Kent Frost and wife, Nikki, and Mark January and wife, Jenni; three great-granddaughters, Emilyann Staab, Avery Bennett and Marabell January; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Randy Bill White; his mother, Delores (Nice) White; his father, George White; 10 brothers and two sisters. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa, with Rev. Joseph Fahl and Military Chaplin Jimmy Young officiating. Burial will follow in Delaware Cemetery, Nixa. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, July 18, in the funeral home.

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White, Frank L. 14 Dec 1924 - 16 Jul 2006 CCH-N 2 Nov 2005

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White, Effie Alice (Pruitt)             26 Jun 1926 - 1 Nov 2010 CCH-M 2 Nov 2005

            Mr. And Mrs. Frank White will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 6, 2005. Effie Alice Pruitt and Frank L. White were united in marriage Nov 6, 1945 at the home of Rev. Roscoe Harding, uncle of the bride. Frank is formerly of Moundsville, WV. The couple had two daughters, Suzie and husband Basil Frost, and Sheila and husband Keith Sperry. They have five grandchildren, Angie and husband Burt Staab, Kim and husband Matt Patterson, Christa and husband Brian Bennett, Mark and wife Jenni January and Kent Frost. They also have three great-granddaughters, Avery Bennett, Emilyann Staab and Marabelle January. The couple had one son, Randy Bill, now deceased. Frank and Effie have made their home in Nixa for 60 years. A private family meal at the Riverside Inn is planned. Cards would be most welcomed at PO Box 324, Nixa 65714

 

White, Frank Sam 6 Jun 1912  - 8 Sep 1992  NN-E 16 Sep 1992

[Note: Son of James Willis & Elizabeth “Betty” (Martin) White; married Elizabeth J. Wilson 6 May 1913 - 20 Jan 1969; married Opal]

Frank (Sam) White, 80, Springfield, died in his home following a long illness. He was born June 6, 1912, in Christian County, the son of Willis and Betty (Martin) White. He was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Elizabeth White, in 1969. He is survived by his wife, Opal, of the home; daughter, Marilyn Sue Andrews, Billings; four grandchildren, Dennis Andrews, Springfield; Chris Andrews, Willard; Diana Herane, Springfield; Keith Andrews, Tulsa, Okla.; a stepdaughter, Pat Compton, Cabool; four great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Hedgpeth and Luva Rohr, both of Nixa. Services will be held Thursday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m. in the Harris Colonial Chapel, Ozark, with the Rev. Howard Blevins officiating. Burial will follow in Highlandville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

 

White, Gary Kenneth 1953 - 28 Apr 1985 OH 2 May 1985 p8

[Note: Son of ? & Juanita ( ) White; no SSDI record found]

Gary Kenneth White, 31, Galveston, Texas, formerly of Springfield, died April 28 in John City Hospital, Galveston, Texas after an illness of six years. Mr. White had lived in the Galveston and Houston, Texas areas for the past nine years. Survivors include his mother, Juanita White, Springfield; and three sisters, Opal May Williford, Delores Williams and Judith George, all of Springfield; and three brothers, Teddy, Eddy and Roy Curbow, all of Nixa. Services were announced by Harris Funeral Home.

 

White, George Washington “Doc”, Jr. 30 Oct 1909 - 30 Aug 1981 OH 3 Sep 1981 pB8

[Note: Son of George & ? ( ) White]

Services for George “Doc” White, 71, Spokane, were Tuesday at Adams Chapel, Ozark with the Rev. Walter McKnight officiating. Burial was in Spokane Cemetery under the direction of Adams Funeral Home. Mr. White died Sunday morning in Cox Medical Center, Springfield, after a long illness. Mr. White was a farmer, a lifelong resident of the Spokane area and a member of the Sixty-Five Church. Survivors include his wife, Mary; a son, Ricky, Republic; a daughter, Mrs. Lena Rice, Reeds Spring; a stepson, Clell Cox, Memphis, Tenn.; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Nathana Dye, Spokane; two brothers,, Holly, Galena and Burley of the state of Kansas; a sister, Mrs. Flora Smith, of the state of Virginia; four grandchildren, three step grandchildren and two step great grandchildren.

 

White, Glenda Diane (Jones) 21 Oct 1958 - 19 Nov 2004 SN-L 21 Nov 2004

[Note: Daughter of Preston & Josephine (Jennings) Jones; married 21 Aug 1976 Gregory White]

Glenda Diane White, 46, of Nixa, was born Oct. 21, 1958, in Springfield, Mo., to Preston and Josephine (Jennings) Jones. She died Nov. 19, 2004, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield, Mo. Diana and Gregory were married Aug. 21, 1976, at Nixa. She was a clerk at a dry cleaners in Nixa. Surviving are her husband, Gregory; son Greg and daughter Amanda; four grandchildren, Sabrina, Zachary, Adrianna and Mason; her parents, Preston and Josephine Jones of Nixa; one brother, Mike and wife Susan Jones; and sister Darlane and husband Jim Phipps, all of Nixa. Funeral services will be Tuesday, Nov 23, at 10 a.m. in Protem Community Church with burial in Protem Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday evening, Nov. 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. in Forsyth Whelchel Chapel.

 

White, Glessa  (Cupp) 1897 - 22 May 1955  CCR 26 May 1955 p1

[Note: married Landon T. White]

Funeral services for Mrs. Glessa White, 58, who died May 22 were held Wednesday afternoon in the Chaffin Funeral Home at Ozark with Rev. Faust Matthews officiating. Burial was in Eastlawn Cemetery, Springfield, under direction of Chaffin. Early in life, she became a member of the Ozark Christian Church. Survivors include her husband, Landon T. White; one son, Robert W. White of Kansas City; three daughters, Mrs. Janice Bluff and Mrs, Virginia Vinson of Springfield and Mrs. Ivan Boren of Leavenworth, Kan.; five grandchildren, a brother, Robert Cupp  of Kansas City and a sister, Mrs. Bessie Cameron also of Kansas City.

 

White, Hattie (Anderson) 8 Dec 1889 - 17 Apr 1937 CCR 22 Apr 1937 p1

[Note: Daughter of George W. & Mary E. (Hancock) Anderson; previously unreported cemetery name - calls Eisenhour Cemetery “Patrick Cemetery”]

Hattie Anderson White was born December 8, 1889, and departed this life April 17, 1937, at the home of her sister, Mrs. Joe Payne, 4 miles north of Springfield, at the age of 47 years, 4 months and 9 days. She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Geo. Anderson of Chestnutridge, two brothers, Ed Anderson of Chestnutridge and Fred of Springfield; three sisters, Mrs. Roy Dye of Chestnutridge, Mrs. George Allen and Mrs. Joe Payne of Springfield. Burial was made in the Patrick cemetery under the direction of the B.C. Klepper Funeral Home of Ozark.

 

White, Howard C. 12 Nov 1923 - 19 Mar 1990 SN-L 21 Mar 1990

[Note: Son of ? & Ethel (  ) White; married Betty A. Keller]

Howard C. White, 66, Brookline, died at 7:55 a.m. Monday in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, apparently of a heart attack. He was formerly of Downey, Calif., where he was a member of the Church of Christ.  He was a retired carpenter and a veteran of the U.S. Army.  He had been a resident of Brookline for 11 years.  He is survived by his wife, Betty; two sons, Jerry, Brookline, and Raymond, Ash Grove; his mother, Ethel White, Billings; four brothers, Harvey, Aurora, Lynn, Springfield, and R. T. and Richard, both of Billings; two sisters, Ruth Yocum, Brookline, and Ida Sartin, Billings; five grandchildren, Shannon White, Troy Peterson, Eric Snow, Lisa White and Tricia Peterson; and two great-grandchildren.  Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Meadors Funeral Home, Republic, with the Rev. Randall Moody officiating.  Burial will be in Manley Cemetery, Manley.  The chapel will be open Wednesday morning.  Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans or Manley Cemetery. (Springfield (MO) News-Leader – 21 March 1990)

 

White, Ida (West) 3 Feb 1868 - 30 Oct 1924 CCR 7 Nov 1924 p1

[Note: Daughter of William Cartwright & ?  (  ) West; married 16 Feb 1890 Knox Main White 14 Jan 1868 - 7 Jan 1922]

The funeral services of Mrs. Ida White were held Sunday afternoon at her late residence two miles northeast of Highlandville, conducted by the Rev. James W. White, with interment under direction of T. B. Chaffin in the White Cemetery half mile north of the home. A very large crowd of sympathisizing friends, relatives and old neighbors were present to pay their respects. The Selmore W. C. T. U. performed the last rites at the cemetery.

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White, Ida (West) 3 Feb 1868 - 30 Oct 1924 CCR 30 Oct 1925 p1

[Note: Daughter of William Cartwright & ? (  ) West; married Knox Main White 14 Jan 1868 - 7 Jan 1922]

In Memory

In memory of our dear parents, Knox M. White who died January 7, 1922 and Ida West White who died October 30, 1924. In a lonely graveyard, Where the flowers gently wave; Lies the ones we love so dearly, In their peaceful silent grave. Peaceful be your sleep dear parents, Tis sweet to breath your names; In life we loved you dearly, In death we do the same. Sadly missed by their children and grandchildren

 

 

White, Ina Bernita (Russell) 2 Apr 1919 - 11 Jan 1992  NN-E 20 Feb 1992

[Note: Daughter of Charles Collins “Dock“ & Lona Edith (Maples) Russell; married Lycurgus Tobe White 11 Feb 1916 - 17 Mar 1986]

Ina Bernita White, 72, Nixa, died Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 11, 1992 in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born April 2, 1919 in Highlandville to Charles and Lona Maples Russell. She is survived by a son, Hal White, Nixa; two daughters, Judith Roy, Clever, and Kayla Maloney, Nixa; a brother, Junior Sims, Highlandville; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services were held Feb. 13 in Harris Colonial Chapel, Nixa, with the Rev. Bob Cross officiating. Burial followed in Spokane Cemetery.

 

White, Isaac Barton 10 Oct 1864 - 17 Jan 1938 CCR 27 Jan 1938 p3

[Note: Son of Isaac & Mary (  ) White; married 1892 Milly Jane West]

Isaac Barton White was born in Tennessee near Knoxville Oct. 10, 1864, and passed away at his home two miles north of Republic, Mo., Jan. 17, 1938 at the age of 73 years, three months and seven days. He came with his parents to Greene county, Mo., at the age of eight years and settled on a farm near Halltown, Mo., where he grew to manhood. He was married to Milly West in 1892. To this union seven children were born, three having died in infancy. He was converted 43 years ago at John’s Chapel. Later he joined the M.E. church at Lawrenceburg, Mo., where he remained a member. He leaves to mourn his departure his widow, two sons, Joe of the home and Kenneth of California, and two daughters, Mrs. Cora Babcock and Marie White of California. Funeral services were held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Prospect church, north of Republic, Mo., with burial in the Prospect cemetery under the direction of Wilburn Maples Funeral Home of Clever, Mo.

 

White, Ivan Knox 27 Jul 1932 - 8 Mar 1984 OH 15 Mar 1984 p5

[Note: Son of Myron Joseph & Leona (Blume) White]

Services for Ivan Knox White, 51, Ozark, were held March 11 in Harris Chapel with the Revs. Michael McGinnis, Faust Matthews and Don Sylvester officiating. Burial was in White Cemetery. Mr. White died March 8 at St. John’s regional Health Center, Springfield, after a long illness. Mrs. White was a member of Selmore Christian Church and a veteran of the Korean War. He was a past Rajah of the Christian County Shrine and a member of Friend Lodge No. 351, Scottish Rite, York Rite and Abou Ben Adhem Shrine, He was a life member of the Greene County Chapter of Disabled American Veterans, Survivors include his parents, Myron and Leona White, of the home; one brother, Robert, M., Springfield; and a niece and nephew. Masonic Rites by Friend Lodge were conducted March 10 at Harris Chapel in Ozark.

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White, Ivan Knox 27 Jul 1932 - 8 Mar 1984 OH 15 Mar 1984 pB9

Card of Thanks

Our heartfelt appreciation for the many kindnesses shown to the family of Ivan K. White. We are deeply moved and thankful.  Myron and Leona White  Robert and Suzanne White.

 

White,  J. D. 9 Dec 1916 - 19 Apr 2005  SN-L 21 Apr 2005

[Note: married first Esther; married second Phyllis French]

J. D. White, Crane, Mo., son of Jim and Emma (Gardner) White was born December 9, 1916, in Aurora, Mo., and departed this life April 19, 2005, in St. John's Hospital, Springfield, Mo., at the age of 88 years, four months, and 10 days. J.D. was a carpenter and home builder until becoming foreman of all maintenance in Aurora for Juvenile Shoe Corporation. He retired from Juvenile Shoe Corporation in his early 60's. J.D. had lived in Crane the past three years, having lived in Aurora, Shell Knob, and Ozark. He was a member of the Elsey Baptist Church. J.D. was preceded in death by his parents, and his first wife, Esther. Survivors include his wife, Phyllis (French) White, of the home; two sons, Jim and Don, both of Springfield; one step-daughter, Sharon Barree of Fiskdale, Mass.; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 22, 2005, in Elsey Baptist Church (four miles south of Crane on Highway 413) with Rev. David Berryhill officiating. Burial will be in Maple Park Cemetery, Aurora, under the direction of Manlove Stumpff Funeral Home, Crane. Visitation is from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

 

White, Jack E. 3 Oct 1927 - 8 Mar 2004 SN-L 9 Mar 2004

[Note: Son of Henry & Floribel (  ) White; married 9 Apr 1965 Betty Sue]

Jack E. White, 76, Nixa, went to be with his Lord, at 1:24 a.m. March 8, 2004 in his home. The son of Henry and Floribel White, he was born Oct. 3, 1927 in Granite City, Ill. He was a contractor, USMC Veteran of WWII, and member of Calvary Bible Church in Nixa. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Donna Washam Feb. 12, 2004, and a sister Jean Gillies. He is survived by his wife, Betty Sue White to whom he was wed on April 9, 1965; two sons Edward White and wife, Janice, Orlando, Fla. and Danny White, Nixa; one daughter, Debbie Lunn and husband Mike, Springfield; a son in law Edwin Washam, Springfield; three brothers: Joe and Lee White, Springfield, Charles White, NC; one sister: Carolyn Hupp, Springfield; five grandchildren; one great-grandson and many nieces and nephews. Services are 11 a.m. Thursday in the Missouri State Veterans Shelter with Paul Swadley officiating. Visitation will be 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in Greenlawn Funeral Home South. Memorials are suggested to FairHaven Children’s Home.

 

White, James Thomas 1952 - Mar 2012 SN-L 13 Mar 2012

            James Thomas White, 59, Clever. Arrangements: Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, Ltd.. 


White, James Willis 15 May 1846 - 6 Apr 1931 CCR 9 Apr 1931 p1

[Note: Son of Thomas Lewis & Sidney (Collins) White; married 23 Mar 1865 Mary Ann "Polly" Cunningham 3 Sep 1844 - 14 Nov 1916; married 19 Apr 1922 Mary Catherine (Melton) Handy 22 Dec 1873 - 12 Dec 1953; father of W. Lenox White 14 Feb 1869 - 13 Oct 1924; Thomas Louis White 10 Jun 1871 - 12 Sep 1949; Mary Jane (White) Magers 2 Mar 1873 - 14 Dec 1935; Lillie Myrtle White 31 May 1876 - 28 Sep 1927; Jimmie White 26 Nov 1880 - 24 Feb 1948]

James W. White died at his home in Highlandville on Monday, April 6, aged 84 years, 10 months, and 21 days. He is survived by his wife, two sons, one daughter, one sister, one brother and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 8, in the Highlandville church at 1:30 p.m., with Rev. Butram of Springfield officiating, with burial in the White cemetery under the direction of T.B. Chaffin.

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White, James Willis 15 May 1846 - 6 Apr 1931 CCR 9 Apr 1931 p1

James W. White was born in Tennessee on May 15, 1846, and departed this life on April 6 at 9 p.m., 1931. He came to Christian county about 1859. He was married to Polly Ann Cunningham in 1865. To this union were born seven children, three of whom survive: Louis White, Highlandville; Mrs. C.W. Magers, Springfield, and Jimmie White, Highlandville, together with 13 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. He is also survived by one brother, W.D. White of Highlandville, and one sister, Mrs. Mary Foster of Sparta. He was married the second time to Mary C. Handy on April 19, 1922. He became a member of the Church of Christ at the age of 16 and preached the gospel for 40 years. Like the Apostle Paul, he fought a good fight; he kept the faith. Funeral services were held at his home on April 8, 1931, at 1:30 p.m. by Rev. Buttram of Springfield with burial in the White cemetery under the direction of T.B. Chaffin.

 

White, James Willis 9 Mar 1874 - 5 Aug 1941 CCR 14 Aug 1941 p1

[Note: Son of Thomas Henry & Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” (Hammonds) White; married Betty Martin 11 Mar 1881 - 28 Mar 1942]

James Willis White, oldest son of T.H. and Elizabeth White who have preceded him in death, was born March 9, 1874, near Highlandville, MO. He departed this life Aug. 5, 1941, at Forsyth, MO, being 67 years, 4 months and 26 days of age. He was united in marriage to Bettie Martin who survives, in December, 1899. To this union eight children were born: Jewel, Ontario, CA, W.M. of California, Ned of Washington, Mrs. A. C. Hammond and Luva White of Forsyth, MO, Mrs. Melton Hedgpeth of Nixa, MO, Joe White who preceded his father in death and Frank White of the home address. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. E.W. Lawson and one brother, Ellis. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the high school auditorium at Highlandville by the Rev. Worth Caughron of Ozark. Burial was under direction of the Forsyth Funeral Home.

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White, James Willis 9 Mar 1874 - 5 Aug 1941  CCR 21 Aug 1941 p5

We wish to thank all of those friends and relatives for their help and sympathy, and for the floral tributes, in the passing of our loving husband and father, James Willis White. Bettie White, the widow and children.

 

White, Jana Earleen (Peabody) 12 May 1959 - 2 Jun 1989 NN-E 8 Jun 1989

[Note: Daughter of  ? & Floreen (?) Peabody; married Terry White]

Jana Earlene White, 30, of Neosho, died at 8:17 p.m. June 2 from injuries she received in an automobile accident on Highway 71, north of Neosho. Surviving are her husband, Terry; two children, Lydia and Cody, both of the home; her mother, Floreen Peabody, Cabool; and two brothers, Craig Peabody, Nixa, and Mark Peabody, Carl Junction.

 

White, Jessie 1889 - 29 Apr 1961    CCR 4 May 1961 p5

[Note: married Famy Moore 1896 - 3 Oct 1962]

Funeral services for Jesse White, 71, of the Spokane community who died Friday in the Springfield Baptist Hospital, were held at 2 p.m. Monday  in Eisenhour Church with the Rev. James Ellingsworth officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery with Harris of Nixa in charge. He was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. Mr. White is survived by his wife, Famy; three daughters, Mrs. Norene Maxon of Nixa; Mrs. Jewell Holland of Spokane and Mrs. Inez Sims of Highlandville; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

 

White, Jimmie 26 Nov 1880 - 24 Feb 1948  CCR 26 Feb 1948

[Note: Son of James Willis & Mary "Polly" Ann (Cunningham) White]

Funeral services for Jimmy White, 67, were conducted Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Highlandville Church of Christ, under direction of the Chaffin Funeral Home of Ozark. Burial was in the White cemetery. Mr. White died Tuesday at the home of his brother, Louis White, at Highlandville. He was a native of Christian county and had been an invalid most of his life.

 

White, Joann (Hilton) 15 Apr 1934 - 28 Dec 2007 Monett Times 31 Dec 2007

[Note: Daughter of James Ross & Edith (Thornton) Hilton]

            Joann White, 73, of Nevada, died at 10:45 a.m. December 28 at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Mrs. White was born April 15, 1934, in Christian County , the daughter of James Ross and Edith Thornton Hilton. She was a retired registered nurse and a homemaker. Survivors include one daughter, Vicki White of Omaha, Arkansas; one son, John Mohney of Muskogee, Oklahoma; two brothers, Kenneth Hilton of Tucson, Arizona, and Billy Hilton of Russellville, Arkansas; four sisters, Geraldine Barnes and Eileen Rodriguez, both of Rogers, Arkansas, Ruby Holiday of Muskogee, Oklahoma, and Coralie Hutchison of Jacksonville, Florida; four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one sister, Mildred Floyd. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. January 3, at Spokane Cemetery in Spokane with Terry Bailie officiating under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home of Monett. Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Medical Lodge in Nevada


White, John Dalrymple ,Col. 11 Jul 1924 - 30 Oct 2007 SN-L 1 Nov 2007

[Note: Son of Ralph Grover & Ethel May (Sutton) White; married Carolyn Nell Lanham; married Georgia King m/1 Carter]

Col. John D. White, age 83, of Springfield, passed away on Tuesday. A memorial service with military honors will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, in Adams Funeral Home, Ozark. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until service time.

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White, John Dalrymple ,Col. 11 Jul 1924 - 30 Oct 2007 SN-L 1 Nov 2007

John Dalrymple White, Colonel, U.S. Army (Ret.), passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2007, at St John's Hospital, Springfield. He was born July 11, 1924, in rural Christian County, Mo., one of four children of Ralph Grover and Ethel May White. He attended Handy School and was a member of the 1942 graduating class at Highlandville. He attended the University of Maryland and graduated from the University of Omaha. Col. White served 32 years in the U.S. Army, including combat duty in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. He attended and later joined the faculty of the U.S. Army's Infantry School at Ft Benning, Ga.; The Command and General Staff College at Ft Leavenworth, Kan.; and The Army War College at Carlisle, Pa. His final active duty assignment was as Post Commander at Redstone Arsenal, Ala. Col. White was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Carolyn Nell Lapham White; a son, George Dale White; a brother, Ralph White; and a sister, Beth Graham. He is survived by his beloved wife, Georgia King Carter White; three children, Carolyn Cummings of Alpharetta, Ga., John Dahl White of New Orleans, La., and Lynda Cowgill of Seattle, Wash.; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; and sister, Doris Hart of Pacific Grove, Calif. Col. White, known to family members as "Pop", will be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor, as well as unfailing dedication to his family and his country. He will be sorely missed. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. today, November 2, in Adams Funeral Home, Ozark, with Pastor Nolan Carrier officiating. Full military honors will be provided. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until service time. Springfield News-Leader, November 1, 2007.

 

White, John Elmer 19 Nov 1883 - 12 Jul 1966   CCR 14 Jul 1966 p1

[Note: Son of John Holland & Octavia (Melton) White; married  first Lois Martha Cook  7 Jun 1891 - 11 Apr 1930; second wife may have been Alpha J. Ervin 19 Sep 1894 - 2 Jul 1979, but that’s unproven]

Johnnie E. White, 82, a long-time resident of the Jamesville community in Stone County, died at 1:12 p.m. Tuesday in St. John’s Hospital, Springfield. He is survived by his wife, Alpha; four sons, Silas, Los Angeles, Sebastian and Lycurgus, both of Nixa and Confrey, Clever; two brothers, Tommy, Highlandville and Delbert, Mira Loma, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Jennie Sims, Highlandville and Mrs. Alice Hannah, Nixa; seven grandchildren; and four great grandchildren. Funeral services were at 2:30 Thursday in Harris Chapel at Nixa, with the Rev. James Kimball officiating. Burial was in Spokane Cemetery.

 

White, John E. 8 Jun 1934 - 15 Jun 1979  OH 21 Jun 1979 p2

[Note: Son of E. C. “Shorty” & ? (?) White]

Funeral services for John E. White, 45, of Ozark, were held last Friday in the Roller Chapel, Mountain Home, Ark. with burial in the Buford Cemetery. Mr. White was dead on arrival June 12 at St. John’s Regional Health Center after apparently suffering a heart attack while working at the Ozark Printing Co. He was formerly of Mountain Home and had lived in Ozark since September 1978. He was a veteran of Korean War. Survivors include two daughters, Miss Heidi Lucinda White, Grand Prairie, Texas and Miss Kristi Jo White, Granola, Okla.; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. “Shorty” White, Buford, Ark.; eight sisters, Mrs. Alice Thorn, North Little Rock, Ark,, Mrs. Lorene Parker, Midway, Ark., Mrs. Burnice Stout, Mrs. Bernice Mantle and Mrs. Marthe Lee, all of Buford, Ark., Mrs. Phyllis Kendall, Houston, Texas, Mrs. Imogene Marle, Chewalah, Wash. and Mrs. Nelda Thomas, Ozark; and two brothers, Kenneth, Flippin, Ark and Jimmy. Buford, Ark.

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