Alta Eloise White Weatherford, 77, of Dumas passed away on July 7, 2016.

She was born on October 6, 1938 in Wright, Arkansas and was the daughter of the late William Aaron White and Rachel Tucker White.

Mrs. Weatherford was a member of Yorktown Baptist Church and worked as a teacher’s aide in the Dumas Public Schools for 37 years.

Survivors are her husband, Russell Lee Weatherford of Dumas; a son Doug Weatherford and wife Linda of Dumas; a daughter, Rachel Weatherford Ferguson and husband, Dennis of Rogers; a brother, Lavon White and wife Billie of Greenwood; a sister, Shirley McCoy of Dallas, Texas, five grandchildren, Lance (Laine) Ferguson, Ashley Ferguson, Erin, Paul and Ross Weatherford and one great grandchild, Kate Ferguson.

Visitation held on July 8 from 6-8 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home. Funeral services held on July 9 at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church with burial following at the Leek Cemetery in Star City.