Funeral service for Tommy White, age 84, of Sulphur Springs,TX will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Greenpond Baptist Church with Richard Teer officiating. Interment will follow at Greenpond Cemetery with Jerry Dodd, Layne Glenn, Lauren Reeves, Tommy Robinson, Matt Bowen, and Robert Reeves serving as pallbearers and Tim White, Turk Morgan and Darrel Dodd serving as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 PM on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. White passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 in Ft. Worth, TX
Tommy White was born on September 27, 1933 in the Greenpond Community, to Oscar and Effie Mae White. Tommy served in the US Army and was deployed during the Korean War. Tommy was a retired Farmer, Rancher and member of First Baptist Church, Sulphur Springs.
He is survived by his daughter, Dr. Tommie Cherie White-Reeves of Ft. Worth; sons, Matthew Grant White of Plano, Texas and Larry lance Chapman of Hallsville, TX; grandchildren, Tommy Wayne Robinson, Taylor Rae Reeves, Lauren Nicole Reeves, Robi Lance Chapman, Brandi Laine Chapman; great grandchildren, Kylie Reeves, Kaydence Reeves, Rhet Bowen, Jaxson Reeves, Colt Reeves, Charlotte Reeves; sisters Oska Nell Ross and Jackie Sue Dodd, both of Sulphur Springs.
Tommy was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Ivana Belle White; brothers, Howard and Maurice White.
Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at Alz.Org or you can donate by mail at Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011
Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.