TUSCALOOSA Therisa Toyota Grace White-Barnes, age 54, of Tuscaloosa, died September 27, 2013, at DCH Regional Medical Center. Services will be 12 noon Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Elizabeth Baptist Church with Elder Willie L. Walker officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Oak Memorial Park with Wills' Funeral Service directing. Visitation will be Friday after 12 noon at the funeral home. The body will lie in state one hour prior to services at the church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Bessie White and sister, Anne Long.
Survivors include her daughter, Anna Marie Moore (Chestley); sons, Reginald White (Misty) of Port Hueneume, Calif., Sherman, John, Gregory and Marcus White, of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; sisters, Elizabeth Smith of Chicago, Ill., Dorothy Jones (George) and Patricia Myers (Will) of Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Alfreda Murphy of Fayetteville, N.C.; brothers, Johnny McCoy of Worcester, Mass., Kenneth White of Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Percy White of Northport, Ala.; devoted companion, John Dent of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; six grandchildren; one uncle, Clarence Yarbrough (Mary) of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.