John White

Obituary of John White

JOHN C. WHITE, age 79, of Spotsylvania, Virginia, and formerly of Grundy, Virginia, died Monday, January 12, 2004 in Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was a retired contractor, master craftsman making guitars and violins, and he is at peace with God. He was a veteran of World War II having served in the United States Army. Mr. White is survived by one step-son, Sonny Anderson of Maryland. Three sisters, Mary Bright of Atkins, Virginia; Helen Vandyke of Glade Spring, Virginia; and Bertha Deel of Rural Retreat, Virginia. Two brothers, George White of Rhoadesville, Virginia, and James White of Spotsylvania, Virginia. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews, one step-grandchild, five step-great-grandchildren, and one step-great-great-grandchild. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, January 15, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Brother Carl Kennedy officiating. Graveside Services will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at Green Hills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Virginia, where military rites will be conducted by the John Ratliff Post #164 of the American Legion, Grundy, Virginia. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel.