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Ben White

Memphis, TN

Ben White, 94, passed away June 23, 2017. He was born June 9, 1923. After serving in the Navy during World War II, he became lab manager for Barrow-Agee Labs.

In 1967, Ben joined the Memphis and Shelby County Health Department, where he implemented the department's first air pollution control program. He retired from Fisher-Arnold Engineering in 2010.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, and son, Bob. Also by a brother, Victor, and many nieces and nephews.

Ben was known for his kindness, gentle manner and ability to fix or build anything.

Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M., Wednesday at Cotton Plant Cemetery in Cotton Plant, Arkansas, by Bob Neal & Sons Funeral Home in Brinkley, Arkansas. Obit/Guestbook

Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 27, 2017
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