Obituary of Joseph Dewey White ~ 1952

Source: Duplin Times Aug 21 1952

Joseph Dewey White, age 53 died suddenly early Wednesday morning at his 
home in Wallace.
Funeral services were held from the North East Free Will Baptist Church 
Thursday afternoon at 3:00 o'clock by Rev. A. H. Carter and Dr. Eugene 
Poston. Burial was in the Cavanaugh Family Cemetery near the Church. The 
body lay in state at the Church for one hour prior to funeral service.
He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Lou Cavenaugh, one son, Marion 
H. White of the home, two daughters, Mrs. J. E. King of Fayetteville and 
Betty Jane White of Wilmington, one grand child. Three sisters, Mrs. R. T. 
Register of Wallace, Mrs. Annie Merritt of Wilmington and Mrs. A. C. 
Larabee of California, one brother, Matthew White of Vernon, Texas.

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