James Russell White

James Russell White, 88, of Elizabethtown, went to be with his Lord, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, surrounded by his family at his granddaughter Erica and Sylvester Cole's Home.

He was a native of Kokomo, Ind.; a retired architectural engineer and a member of The Rock Church.

He will be joining his beloved wife of 50 years, Thelma Elizabeth Threlkeld White; his parents, Carl and Elsie Smith White; a grandson; and a great-grandson.

He leaves behind two sons, Mike (Ann) White of Kokomo, Ind., and Mark (Thoma) White of Monti-cello, Ind.; three daughters, Vicki Peters of Linden, Ind., Pamela (Terry) Heath of Radcliff and Cathy McClain of Swayzee, Ind.; a brother, Bob White of Kokomo; two sisters, Dean Hovis of Kokomo and Wanita Cox of Greentown, Ind.; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and four stepgrandchildren.

The funeral is at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with Pastor James Cole officiating. Burial follows Monday in Kokomo.

Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home
306 College Street Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2737
Published in The News-Enterprise on Oct. 12, 2012