Bob White, 88, of Wylie, Texas, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003 in Wylie.
Born Dec. 17, 1914, in the Pulltight community in Hardin County, Tenn., son of the late Thomas Clayton and Mattie Leon Hodge White, he was a member of Calvary Assembly of God Church in Kennett and farmed before moving to Dallas in 1995.
He married Alberta Smith-Riggins who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by a son and his son and daughter, twins, Larry Ray and Linda Faye White.
Survivors include his children, James R. White of Richardson, Texas, Don White of Garland, Texas, Hugh White of Cape Girardeau, Mo., Ronnie White of Abilene, Texas, Jean Veasey of Garland, Inez Michael of Wylie, and Connie Marino of Houston, Texas; 12 grandchildren, Deborah Lynn Williams, Judy Elaine Bryant, Mark Alan White, Vickie Ann Veasey Coker, Michael E. Veasey, Christina Joy Jarrett, Brian Stacy White, Tara Leigh Eaves, David Drew White, Christopher Lloyd Borders, Randy D. White and Mary Amber White; and 10 great grandchildren, Ian Edward Williams, Rachel Alese Williams, Brooke Elaine Bryant, Nickolas George Bryant, Michael Cameron Veasey, Alex Veasey, Elizabeth "Beth" Jarrett, Bryhton Morgan White, Garrett White, and Cody Duane Eaves.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003. at the Allen Funeral Home Chapel in Wylie, Visitation in Savannah Tenn. is today Sunday, Nov. 9, 2003 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah.
Graveside services are 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 10, . at Old Goshen Cemetery in Hardin County, Tenn.