Thursday, April 9, 2015

Syble Marteen White

Syble Marteen (Hemphill)White was born February 27, 1932 in Reichert, Oklahoma to James Hemphill and Opal (Cogburn) Hemphill. She passed away April 8th to her Heavenly home at the age of 83 years. She was the oldest of three daughters. On March 3, 1948 she married the love of her life O.J. White. To this union five children were born and they raised their children in a loving Christian home. She worked as a cashier several years at the Riverside Red-X in Riverside, Missouri and then several years for Muehlbach Thriftway in Parkville, Missouri. Syble was very creative and enjoyed ceramics, sewing, crocheting and knitting. She loved having her family together for holiday dinners. Syble & O.J. were members of Open Door Baptist Church and later, New Covenant Church.
Syble is preceded in death by her parents, sister Dona Newell, infant granddaughter Emily Faxon.
Survivors include her husband O.J. White of Kansas City, Missouri,  sister Evelyn Brown (J.R.) of Poteau, children,  Jerry White (Shirley) of Kansas City, Missouri, Janice White of St. Joseph, Missouri, David (Barbara) White of Galena, Kansas, Sheila White of Osceola, Missouri and Jeffrey Alan (Leesa) White of Kansas City, Kansas, 12 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, family and friends.

Services will be 10 am, Thursday, April 16, 2015 graveside at Reichert Cemetery, Reichert, OK. 

donations in lieu of flowers.

VITAS Healthcare
STE 220
6601 Winchester Ave
Kansas City MO 64133
Alzheimers Association
Heart of America Chapter
3846 W 75th ST
Prairie Village KS 66208
The family will be at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I am sorry to hear of your loss. Syble and OJ were like second parents to me when Janice and I were growing up. My prayers are with all of the family at this emotional and sad time.