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Richard C. White

December 14, 1934 - November 4, 2016

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date November 8, 2016

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Richard Clay White, 81, of Brookneal passed away Friday, November 4, 2016 at his home. He was the husband of Cynthia Gatewood White.

Mr. White was born in Caswell County, North Carolina December 14, 1934, son of the late George Willard White and Lillian Clay White. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Danville, a retired U.S. Army veteran, retired Virginia Extension Agent and a graduate of North Carolina State University.

In addition to his wife, he survived by three daughters, Laura W. Dickens of Danville, Kathryn W. Brewer of Brookneal, Shannon S. Burton (Jeff) of Nathalie; five grandchildren, Rebekah Brewer of Richmond, Matthew Brewer of Gasburg, Jacob White of Brookneal, Ireland Coleman, and Delaney Burton both of Nathalie. He was preceded in death by a son, Daniel W. White; and a daughter, Jennifer S. White.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at Henderson Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Shelton Miles with interment at a later date.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Monday, November 7, 2016 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence other times.