Carey M. White

Published 5:00 am Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Services for Carey M. White, of Petal, were Tuesday, Aug. 28, atMoore Funeral Chapel in Petal with burial in Sunrise Cemetery.

Mr. White, 68, died Aug. 24, 2007, at his residence.

He was a former resident of Brookhaven. He worked as a poultryinspector for the United States Department of Agriculture for over33 years, retiring in 2001. He was a member and deacon of BethelBaptist Church; a member of the Order of Eastern Star; and a 32ndDegree Mason. He served in the United States Army.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Albert and OpheliaWhite; and his brothers, Harold Ray White, Billy White and MalcolmWhite.

Survivors are his wife, Jerry K. White, of Petal; his son, ClayWhite, of Hattiesburg; his brother, Dennis White, of Brookhaven;his sister, Dena Ruth Thompson, of Brookhaven; his threegrandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.