Tuesday, July 7, 2015

OJ White

Osburn Jerry White was born May 25, 1927 in Reichert, OK to Robert White and Susie (Thompson) White. He passed away July 5, 2015 at the age of 88.
On March 3, 1948 he married the love of his life Syble Hemphill. At the time of her death on April 8, 2015, they had been married for 67 years, 1 month and 5 days. He worked for over 30 years for Fairbanks Morse/Colt Industries in Kansas City, Kansas. O.J. loved camping and being out doors. He was very proud of his Choctaw heritage, and gave an Indian nickname for each grandchild.

O.J. was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, an infant sister, brothers Rubin White, Carmen White, and Sampson (Bink) White, sisters, Delilah (Dee) Brown, and Naomi Hines, infant granddaughter Emily Faxon.

 O.J. is survived by sons Jerry White (Shirley), David White (Barbara), Jeff White (Leesa), daughters Janice White, Sheila White, and 12 grandchildren and 8 great children, several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 10 am, Friday, July 10, 2015 graveside at Reichert Cemetery, Reichert, OK.

The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

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