Ernest "Ernie" W. White,95, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013. Funeral: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Greenwood Funeral Home. Entombment: Greenwood Mausoleum. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Ernie was born Sept. 22, 1917, in Decatur. He served in the Navy in World War II
on the ship USS Oklahoma City. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and two sisters. Survivors: Wife of 64 years, Elouise White; son, William S. Turrentine and wife, Mary Lou; grandsons, Clayton Richard Turrentine and wife, Karen, and Nick Pascarella and wife, Janet; granddaughters, Cindy Knox and husband, Reggie; great-grandchildren, Ashley Knox, Ryan Knox, Tyler Knox and Leah Rose Pascarella.