November 29, 1940 - May 21, 2013
Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:00 PM Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Friday, May 24 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Sidney “Carl” White, 72, of North Lewisburg and formerly of Rio Grande, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in his home.
He was born November 29, 1940 in Logan, West Virginia, the son of the late James and Dursie (Stevens) White.
Carl served his country in the United States Navy. After 20 years of service, he retires as a Senior Chief. Carl enjoyed horseback riding, farming, and working on his tractor. His true passion was spending time with his family.
Carl is survived by his wife of 23 years, Helen (Starkey) White; his sons, Rodney White, Melvin (Holly) Lambert II and Jeffery (Kathy) Lambert; daughters, Laura (Ken) Gallant and Alisha (Randy) Olson; grandchildren, Chelsea, Daniel, Rowdy, and Natalie Jo; brothers, Rex (Joyce) White and Bob (Janette) White; his sisters, Janett Watkins, Minnie (Bill) Thorton, Mary Kraft and Juanita (John) Bishop; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard, Ed and Billy Ray White; nephew, Carl Edward White.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2013 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD, & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. A funeral service will be held at 12 Noon on Saturday in the funeral home with Rev. Karen Montgomery officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice. 444 W. Harding Rd, Springfield, OH 45504.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.