Robert Earl White
May 15, 1935 – January 2, 2018
New Albany-Robert Earl White, age 82, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born May 15, 1935 in Prentis County to George Ellis White and Nell Ashmore White. He was a retired carpenter. He was a member and deacon of Keownville Baptist Church.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Keownville Baptist Church with Bro. Jerry Bishop officiating. Burial will be in the Keownville Baptist Church Cemetery. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by two daughters, Ruth Ann Brown (Rick) and Stacey Lynn Bell (Keith); a son, Bobby White (Debbie); four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Shirley Elder White; and three brothers, Curtis White, Olen White and Ray White.
Deacons of Keownville Baptist Church will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Visitation will be Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at United Funeral Service. Body will lie in state Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the church.