Obituary and Service Information for Edwinna L. White
|White, Edwinna L.|
Date: Graveside Service: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Waldensian Cemetery, Monett, Missouri
Crosslines Social & Welfare Srevice, 510 E. Cleveland Ave., Monett, MO 65708 and/or Monett Senior Center, 405 Dairy Street, Monett, MO 65708
Edwinna L. White, 101 years, of DeSoto entered into eternal rest at the Villas on Friday, October 24, 2014. Edwinna was a homemaker; also a bookkeeper/secretary for Sinclair Oil operated by her late husband, Alfred K. White, who preceded her in death in 1989. Born April 14, 1913 in Monett, Missouri to her parents, the late Elisha L. and Blanche (nee Combes) Hagler.
Mrs. White is survived by a son, John A. White of DeSoto; a daughter, Mary H. White of Cambridge, MA; two grandchildren: Andrew M. White of St. Louis, MO and Patrick D. White of Ogden, Utah. She was also preceded in death by two sisters: Mildred B. Lane and Mary M. Higgins.
Edwinna was the founding member of Monett Garden Club and a life time member of the Monett Methodist Church. She was a very good cook, enjoyed candy making, going to auctions and antiquing.
Graveside services will be officiated by Rev. Vicki Evans.
Mrs. White's father is the only Police Officer killed in line of duty from Monett. A memorial of him is in Monett and Jefferson City, Missouri.