Wayne White

Wayne White

Wayne White, 87, of Lacey, passed away January 30, 2014 at his home.

He worked for Georgia Pacific for more than 20 years before retiring after 17 years of service as a Forest Ranger One with the Arkansas Forestry Commission. He was a United States Army veteran of World War II and a member of the Lacey United Methodist Church.

Mr. White was a lifelong resident of Lacey, an avid hunter and, in his early years, enjoyed horseback riding.

He was born in Drew County on March 19, 1926 and was the son of the late Arthur Christian White and Verlee O’Neal White.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Reva Mayo White; two brothers, Arthur Junior White and Levi White; and four sisters, Willie Mae White Willis, Iva Merle White Scogin, Bethel White Wallis and Mary White Causey.

Survivors include two sons, Roy Alan White and Lindsay White and wife, Lizzie both of Lacey; two granddaughters, Mendy Culifer of Malvern and Tori White of Lacey; four great-grandchildren, Jayce Hughes, Dwayne Culifer, Zachary Lewis and Jesse Lewis all of Malvern; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held February 2 at 3:30 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Burial will be at Lacey Cemetery in Drew County.

Memorials may be made to:

Arkansas Hospice
224 U.S. 425 South
Monticello, AR 71655

Lacey Cemetery Association
671 Highway 133
Fountain Hill, 71642

Lacey Methodist Church

c/o Sherry Wallis
254 Prairie Road
Monticello, AR 71655