Dennis White

Dennis Roy White, 60, of Lewis-burg,WV, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center.

Dennis was born on January 19, 1958, in White Sulphur Springs, WV, to Janetta Jane Matheny White and Burita Edgar White Jr.

He spent many years working as a corrections officer for Denmar Correctional Center, and was a member of the Peniel Penticostal Holiness Church in White Sulphur Springs. Dennis was an avid Miami Dolphins fan and enjoyed riding his motorcycle.

Other than his father, Dennis is preceded in death by a brother, Donald Gene White.

He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Ruth Marie Patterson White, of Lewisburg; his mother, Janetta Matheny White of White Sulphur Springs; brothers, Carlos White of White Sulphur Springs, Edward White (Sherry) of Bowling Green, KY, and Basil White (Pam) of Littlestown, PA; his mother-in-law, Anna Waugh, of Lewisburg; several nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; and one great-great-nephew.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at 2 p.m., at Peniel Pentecostal Holiness Church in White Sulphur Springs, with Pastor Okey King and Pastor Gene Sizemore officiating. Burial with honors by the Denmar Correctional Officers will follow at Greenbrier Memorial Gardens in Lewisburg.

Visitation will be Tuesday, November 27, 2018, from 6-8 p.m., at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs.

Pallbearers will be Matthew White, Darcy White, Rodney White, Mike White, Duane Whitt, Chad Seldomridge, Brad Cox, Woody Cox, and Darrell Alexander.

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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the November 26, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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