Donald Edward (Don Eddie) White
By Sparta Live | September 30, 2009 12:00 am
Donald Edward (Don Eddie) White, 55, of White County, passed away Sept. 29, 2009, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. White was born Nov. 6, 1953, in Warren County, to Curtis and Mary Reeves White.
He had worked for Emerson Controls.
Mr. White was preceded in death by his father, Curtis White; grandfather, Charlie Reeves; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lester and Nellie Mae Broom; lifelong friend, Jeff Cantrell; sister-in-law, Jeanette Bryant; and niece, Sherry Broom.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Broom White, of the Derossett community; daughter, Kristie White, of the Derossett community; son, Jason White and wife Amanda, of Sparta; mother, Mary White, of Sparta; grandmother, Laura Talley, of Sparta; lifelong friend, Nan Cantrell; godchildren, Nick, Jeffrey, Matthew and Lori Cantrell; grand-godchildren, Cadence Cantrell, Gavin Cantrell; brother, Dan White and wife Mae; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Wilbert and Marie Broom, John and Gwyn Groom, Jack and Janie Broom, Harold and Beatrice Wilson; brother-in-law, Bobbie Bryant; nieces and nephews, Lisa Hutchings, Steven Broom, Matt and Cyndee McClain, Lewis and LeAnn Qualls, Belinda Bryant, Nathan White, Angie Palmer, Tia Welp; great-nieces and great-nephews, Justin Qualls, Cristian and Taylor McClain; and many dear friends and loved ones.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Oct. 1, 2009, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Old Bon Air Cemetery. Don Burns and Jack Farley will officiate. Pallbearers will be Nick, Jeff and Matt Cantrell, Kenny Dodson, Anthony Moss and Nathan White. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Copeland, Mike Kirby, Anthony Coffman, Gerald Cantrell and Winford Potter.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.