WHITE, WILLIAM OLIN, 77
Ocala - William Olin White, 77 of Ocala, passed away at Estelle's Hospice House on August 4, 2014. Born in Ocala, FL, he was the son of Bradford Williamson White and Emma Margaret (Boggness) White. William graduated from Ocala High School in 1954 and University of Florida where he earned a degree in engineering, making him a lifelong Gator. William was a Captain serving in the Air Force as a pilot during Vietnam, and a commercial Airline Pilot working for National, Pam Am, and Delta before retiring. He was a member of National Airlines Buccaneers, Past President of Marion County Gator Club, Elks Club of Ocala.
William is survived by his devoted wife of 43 years A. 'Jeannie' White of Ocala, FL; two sons: William (Ines) White II, of Gilbert, AZ, and Stanley (Rebecca) White, of Sebastopol, CA; two sisters: Margaret Dinkins, of Ocala, FL, and Rose Wilson of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; four grandchildren: James White, Vivianna (Michael) Delone; Owen White; Madden White; great-grand daughter Vanessa Delone.
There will be a visitation Monday, August 11, 2014 from 9:30-10:30am at ROBERTS DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, 606 SW 2nd AVE, OCALA, FL, 34471, (352)622-4141.
Graveside services with Military Honors will be Monday, August 11th, 11:30am at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL.
For those that wish, a memorial contribution may be made in William's memory to either Hospice of Marion County, PO Box 4860, Ocala, Fl 34478, or Ocala Royal Dames for Cancer Research, PO Box 6163, Ocala, FL, 34478.
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Aug. 9 to Aug. 10, 2014.