John L. White, age 76, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 27, 2017 at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. He was a resident of Morgantown.
John was born July 2, 1940, in Brown County, to the late Lawrence Everett and Mary Ellen (Emberton) White. He married Susie Jean (Daniels) White on December 11, 1976 in Morgantown. She preceded him in death on September 30, 2007.
He was employed for twenty-three years with the Carpenter’s Union Local 301 in Indianapolis. John enjoyed hunting, fishing, mushroom hunting and visiting with friends and family. John was a fan of all sports, especially NASCAR.
He attended the Beech Grove Baptist Church in Trafalgar.
John is survived by his children, Chris Breedlove of Taylorsville, John L. (Charity) White Jr. and Shelia White both of Morgantown and Ed White of Elmore; stepchildren, Danny Catt of Spearsville, Rhonda Brewer and Darrell Catt both of Indianapolis; siblings, Donald Ray (Myrtie) White and Orval Lee White both of Morgantown, Dianne White, Cathy White & Ruth LaFary all of Illinois; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by siblings, Betty Howell, Rosemary LaFary, Robert Gregory “Bobby” White and Lawrence Eugene White Jr.
The Rev. Ron Sodrel will conduct a funeral service on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown. Following the burial, all are welcome to a luncheon at the Beech Grove Baptist Church, 5868 W. 325 S. in Trafalgar.
Condolences to the White family can be made at www.meredith-clark.com.
Date: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time: 10:30 am