Roy D. White, Sr.

Roy D. White, Sr., 69, of Hamburg, died on November 17, 2019, at his home.

Mr. White was born and raised in Bastrop, Louisiana, and was a resident of Hamburg for the past three years and a former resident of Crossett for many years.

He was a 1969 graduate of Bastrop High School and worked for the Georgia-Pacific Corporation for 47 years. An avid horseman, Mr. White enjoyed riding horses, was always the trail boss, and was a member of the Crossett Riding Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents Jessie and Allie Mae Wyatt White and nine brothers and sisters.

Mr. White is survived by his wife, Debbie Denney White of Hamburg; two sons, Roy D. White, Jr. and wife, Mandy, and Heath Allen White both of Crossett; a stepson, Josh Cossey and wife, Georganna, of Hamburg; two stepdaughters, Becky Landry of Baton Rouge and Roxie Ann Orr and husband, Brad, of Niceville, Florida; a brother, Sidney Douglas “Bo” White and wife, Gail, of Culleoka, Tennessee; a sister, Gladys Perot of Crossett; 12 grandchildren, Kelsey, Callie, Brandon, Vance, Caleb, Elijah, J.D., Quint, Reace, Aryee, Sela and Annalee and a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 19 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home. A private service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Crossett Riding Club, PO Box 1720, Crossett, AR 71635.