Eunice Irene White, 88, of DeGraff, went home to be with the Lord Jesus on Monday, November 5, 2012 at Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine.
She was born on May 11, 1924 in Richlands, Virginia, a daughter of the late Reuben Franklin and Mary Elizabeth (Oquinn) Cordle.
She married her first husband, Robert Thomas White, Sr. and he preceded her in death on March 21, 1967. She then married George Isaac White and he preceded her in death on August 13, 1982. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Auflick, a son, Rocky White, 5 sisters, a brother and 2 sons-in-law, Bill Auflick and Ray Schrader.
Survivors include her children, Patty (Ted) Swainhart of Perrysville, Tammie Sue Schrader of Loudonville, Bob White of Bellefontaine, Anna (Tony) Coder of Bellefontaine, Michael (Cindy) White of DeGraff and Tommie (Keith) Ellison of Texarkana, Arkansas; grandchildren, Matt (Jen), Clay (Missy), Eric (Tracy), Brian, Robin, KayDee, Travis, Shannon (Brett), Mike (Sara), Sean and Chad (Ame) Williams; great-grandchildren, Wyatt, Wade, Nick, Lexi, Jay, Bruce, Andria, Michael, Hannah, Ariana, Dylan, Zoe, Tyler, Bee, Hunter, Daltin, Josie; great-great-grandchildren, Austin, Aiden, step-grandchildren, Lisa Perry & Tony (Pragati) Coder and step-great-grandchildren, Bryce, Alex, Nikhil and Madison; many nieces, nephews and dear friends.
She was a homemaker and attended Big Springs United Methodist Church. She was a devoted Christian and enjoyed gardening and canning vegetables for her family whom she loved very much.
Pastor Doug Thompson will conduct a funeral service at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 9, 2012 at Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine where friends may call two hours prior to the funeral service. Burial will be in Huntsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Family would like to express a special thank you to Logan Acres and Dr. Michael Gleason.
Condolences may be expressed at www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.