Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

October 8, 2013

Frederick M. “Freddy” White

SCOTT DEPOT — Frederick M. “Freddy” White, 84, of Regency Place in Scott Depot, WV, a former resident of 500 Southview Court in Princeton died Sunday, October 6, 2013, at his residence. Born May 25, 1929 in Oakvale, he was the son of the late Fred B. White and Constance McKenzie White Wolfe.

Freddy was a graduate of Oakvale High School and a U.S. Army veteran serving in the Korean War. He was a retired electrician for Norfolk Southern Railroad. Freddy was a member of the Princeton Elks Lodge #1459, Princeton Moose Lodge #1521, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Bluefield Dance Club. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Dove White; one sister, Shirley Pennington; and one brother, Everett White.

Survivors include one son, Kevin M. White and wife Patricia of Nitro, WV; and two grandchildren, Kayla White and Alex White.

Cryptside services will be conducted at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens Chapel of the Wildwood in Princeton with the Rev. Tony Reed officiating. West Virginia National Guard Honor Guard will conduct military graveside rites. There will be no visitation. Friends are asked to meet at the mausoleum chapel by the service hour on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Prestera Foundation, PO Box 2672, Huntington, WV 25726.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.seaverfuneralservice.com.

Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton is serving the White family.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Nathaniel “Boo Boo” Saunders

    Nathaniel “Boo Boo” Saunders, age 67, of Rocky Gap, VA passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge

    BLUEFIELD — Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge. The angels came on the evening of Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. and took Dorothy home to be with her Lord and family.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • Charles Ray Ellison Sr.

    PRINCETON — Charles Ray Ellison, Sr., 72, of the Courthouse Road, Princeton, died late Sunday night, July 27, 2014 at his residence.

    July 29, 2014

  • Wallace Gray “P.I.” Yates

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Wallace Gray “P.I.” Yates, age 93 of North Tazewell, VA passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at his daughter's home.

    July 29, 2014

  • Earl McDonald Stillwell Earl McDonald Stillwell

    BLUEFIELD — Earl McDonald Stillwell, 85 of Penmar Ave., Bluefield, West Virginia went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aubrey Bazel Lawson

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — Aubrey Bazel Lawson, 96 of Bluefield, VA passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

    July 29, 2014

  • John L. Belcher

    FRANKLIN, Va. — John Lundy Belcher, 78, passed away July 27, 2014 at his home.

    July 29, 2014

  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin

    LERONA — On July 25, 2014, Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin, 84, was called home to be with Jesus and reunite with her precious Ronald.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas W. Jenkins Douglas W. Jenkins

    PRINCETON — Douglas W. Jenkins, 90, of Princeton formerly of Lashmeet died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Princeton Health Care Center.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo