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Eartha Lee (King) White

December 21, 1932 ~ April 20, 2021 (age 88)

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Obituary

Eartha Lee King White was born December 21, 1932 to Jodie and Beaulah King in Mt. Pleasant.  She was a member of the St. Paul A.M.E. Church where she served as an usher and served faithfully until her health failed.    She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School, Mt. Pleasant and attended college.

She was preceded in death by her parents Jodie and Beaulah King; her husband John White; her daughter Alicia King; one granddaughter Joy Marie Brannon; sisters Grace Lucas, Margie Smith, Faye Clark; brother Jodie King Jr.

She leaves to cherish her memories three sons and a daughter-in-law Michael Aikins Brannon and his wife Michelle of Seattle, WA, Thomas Aikins and Danny Clark Hill both of Mt. Pleasant; her stepson James White and his wife Verita of Dallas, Texas; grandchildren Emmanuel Brannon, Raniesha Graham, Diarra Fields, Ebbony Brannon, Michael Mitchell, Marcus Mitchell, Marcell Mitchell, Amahn Edwards, Chrystal Aikins and Quentin Aikins; her brother Richard King of Dallas, Texas; special nephew Michael King of Dallas, Texas; and a host of nieces,  nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

 

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Services

Viewing
Tuesday
April 27, 2021

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary
611 N. Gibson Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Celebration of Life
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Greater Hope Church of God in Christ
1398 North Elsye Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
April 28, 2021

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Highway 67 West
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

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