American Veteran 09


Davie E. White Sr.

September 23, 1929 ~ April 13, 2019 (age 89)
Davie "Gene" White Sr. stepped into the arms of his Lord Jesus on April 13, 2019. He was born Sept. 23, 1929 in Birmingham, AL. Gene served our country as a
US Marine and retired from active duty as CMSgt in the US Air Force for a total of 31 years. He returned to the Odenville area in 2003. Gene was an active
member of the Odenville First Baptist Church. Gene credited his love and joy of life from his relationship with his Lord Jesus Christ, and sharing life with his
wife Peggy. He raised many prayers for his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family, friends, and others. Left to treasure memories of
Gene is his wife of 70 years, Peggy (Willoughby) White; daughter Karen Beaver; and son Davie Eugene White Jr. (Shari). Gene is also survived by five
grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and many extended family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Pamela Diane White; parents
Solon Eugene and Ruby Jewel (Floyd) White. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Jefferson Memorial Funeral
Home in Trussville. The funeral service will begin at 12:00pm from the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at Jefferson Memorial Gardens East. In lieu of
flowers, please make donations to Odenville First Baptist Church or the Parkinson Foundation of Alabama.
© 2019 Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home and Gardens. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS