Benjamin David White

Published 2:00 pm Sunday, September 22, 2013

Funeral services for Benjamin David White, of McComb, are at 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Fair River Baptist Church.

Visitation is 3:30 till 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Mr. White, 70, died Sept. 19, 2013, at Southwest Regional Medical Center in McComb. He was born on June 8, 1943, in Sontag.

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Mr. White played as a pitcher for Thames and Eady, a carpet business, for over 38 years. He was loyal fan to the Atlanta Braves and he loved to hunt and fish. He was a retired as an Industrial Mechanic for Keystone Seneca. He was a member of Fair River Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Buddy and Bertie White; his son, Jamie White; his sister, Maxine Purser; and his brother, J.E. White Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Anita Lavon Thornhill White; daughter, Robin Smith and husband Ronnie; daughter-in-law, Tina Hux White; sisters, Betty Terry and Bonnie Chance; grandchildren, Jamie Ryan White, William Cody White, Emily Ann White, Benjamin Jake Smith, Samuel Smith, Gabriel Smith, Laci Marie Dickerson, Holly Nicole Dickerson, and Heather Lynn Williams; and great-grandchildren, Mira McClendon, Liam Copeland, Brittlee Dickerson, Mattie Dickerson, Kameron Dickerson and Geran Williams.

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