Home
Resources
More Obituaries for J.C. White
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

J.C. White

Obituary

J.C. White J.C. "Jake" White, 81, died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004. Jake White was born in Miami, Ariz. on July 19, 1923. He was the first son of Sid and Maggie Barnard White. He served in the U.S. Army Calvary during World War II in the Philippines. He lived in the Tucumcari area most of his adult life working as a farmer and general building contractor. He was a member of the Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his first wife Irene Carpenter White and his second wife Helen Stratton. He was also preceded in death by his children Sandra, Jerry and Shirley White. He is survived by two sons; Joe White (Doranna) and Jerald White (Paula) all of Tucumcari. Three brothers; Bob White (Stella), Jack White (Betty) all of Tucumcari, and Glen White (Lou) of Mosquero; one sister Nelda Seals (James) of Rome, Texas. He is also survived by a daughter-in-law Jo Juan White of Clovis. In addition he is survived by nine grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. A memorial service will be held at Trinity Baptist Church, Friday, Oct. 22 at 11 a.m. with Fred Caton officiating. Dinner will follow. At his request he was cremated. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Odyssey Health Care (Hospice) in Amarillo.
Read More