Mable White

Mable Rogers White

MOORESVILLE - Mable Marie Rogers White, 97, of Mooresville, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Best of Care.

She was born Aug. 25, 1915, in Rowan County, the daughter of the late Jack and Ollie Trexler Rogers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie O'Neil White.

She retired from Cannon Mills Plant 1 sewing room after 47 years of service. She was an active member of Unity United Methodist Church. She was an avid gardener.

She is survived by three children: Shirley Bryant of Kernersville, Neil White (Monique) of St. Rock, Quebec, Canada, and Charles White (Evelyn) of Mooresville; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

The family would like to thank the staff of Best of Care for their love and care shown to Mable and her family.

Service and Visitation: Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at Unity United Methodist Church officiated by Rev. Tim Whittington. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church prior from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Unity United Methodist Church, 8505 Unity Church Road, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

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Published in Salisbury Post on Nov. 29, 2012