2010-05-20 / Obituaries


William Lewis White, 88, of Coffeeville died May 14, 2010 at his residence.

He was born July 30, 1921. He was a World War II Veteran while serving in the United States Army as a medic and truck driver on the Red Ball Express. He was a very avid outdoor sportsman in fishing, deer and turkey hunting.

Survivors include one son, Rayford (Marie) White, Coffeeville; one daughter, Cecilia (Billy) Brunson, Jackson; one sister, Annie E. Fish, Coffeeville; three grandchildren, Kevin Brunson, Cliff White and Greg Brunson; two stepgrandchildren, Christy Beverly and Kristopher "Bama" Beverly; three great-grandchildren; five step-greatgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a wife, Lucille Mott White.

The service was Monday, May 17 at 1 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Jackson with Rev. Benny Harrison officiating. Burial was in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Chilton. An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes. com.

Active pallbearers were Roger Truitt, John Marc Roberts, Monty Tedder, Cecil White, Michael White, Kenneth Mott and Buddy Jordan.

Honorary pallbearers were Charles Roberts, Mike Roberts, Ricky Roberts, Wendell White, Doug White, Henry White, Lavel Young, Clarence Watters, W.P. Young, Joe Stringer, Dwance Jordan and Dennis Mott. (17-1tp)

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