James Earl White, age 79, died February 20, 2013. He was born February 3, 1934, to Thomas Clifford and Iva Honeycutt White. He was a farmer and a veteran of the United States Navy.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Virginia White; a son Mike White and wife Elizabeth of Lonoke; four grandchildren, Kristen Michelle (Joe) Jasso, Stephanie Nicolle White, Jeremy (Lisa) Watkins, and Taleica (James) Kendrick; five great-grandchildren, Brandon Sanderson, Mattie Sanderson, Braxton Kenderick, Temperence and Trinity Watkins; one brother, T.C. White and wife Joyce of Carlisle; a sister, Mary Ellen Norman and husband Bennie of Beebe; half-sister Cloteen Hill of Texas; niece Renee Clay; nephew Jeffery Norman and wife, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, and nephew John Norman.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, February 22 at Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke.

Graveside Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Sunset Memorial Gardens.