Services for Mrs. Hilda White will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 28, 2013 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Pineville. Burial will be in Alexandria National Cemetery.
The family requests that visitation be observed Wednesday at Hixson Brothers, Pineville from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and will continue on Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.
Mrs. White, 98, of Pineville passed away Monday, February 25, 2013 at Tioga Manor Nursing Home.
She was born in Oldham, England. She married John D. White in 1944 and became an American Citizen. The family lived in Florida for several years before moving to Pineville in 1958. She was a member of the Pineville Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Dewitt White; parents, William Benson and Edith Allen Neal; two brothers, Job Neal, and Harold Neal and two sisters, Doris Neal Thwaite and Gladys Neal Houghton; daughter-in-law, Carolyn White.
Those left to cherish her memory include her son, James William White of Pineville; daughter, Evelyn White Brown and husband, J. B. of Pollock; granddaughters, Katrina LeDuc (Mario, II), Kim Roshto (Buck ) and Trisha Austin (Matthew); great grandsons, Mario LeDuc, III, Neill David Roshto and Nolan Daniel Roshto, Jacob Austin; great granddaughters, Jenna Austin, and Jayden Austin; 4 nieces and 4 nephews.
Pallbearers will be Buck Roshto, Matthew Austin, Jacob Austin. Honorary Pallbearer will be Mario LeDuc, II.
Memorials may be made to Salvation Army, P. O. Box 829. Alexandria, LA 71309-0829.
To extend online condolences to the White family, please visit us at www.hixsonbrothers.com