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OBIT: Mrs. Thelma Crawford White, Age 91, Of New Middleton, TN


Mrs. Thelma Crawford White, age 91, of New Middleton, TN passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2016.

Mrs. White was born September 25, 1925 in Smith County, TN, the daughter of the late Charlie Campbell Crawford and Susie Katherine “Kate” Mason. She was also preceded in death by Brothers; Glen Crawford, L.B. Crawford, and Billy Crawford, and Sisters; Sue Crawford Escue and Jean Gibbs. Mrs. Thelma married E.S. White on September 17, 1945 and he preceded her in death on June 18, 2011. She attended the New Middleton United Methodist Church. Mrs. White retired from Precision Rubber.

Mrs. White is survived by Two Daughters and Sons-in-Law; Cindy and James E. Hunter of New Middleton, TN, and Barbara and Jerry Agee of Sykes, TN. Grandchildren; Scott (Jennifer) Agee, Butch Agee, Michelle (Corey) Goodwin and Chris (Daphne) Bunch. Five Step Grandchildren; Jimmy (Sherry) Hunter, April (Nathan) Copass, Lori (James) Moss, Martha (Thomas) Sampson, and Barbara (Matt) Smith. Ten Great-Grandchildren and Ten Step Great-Grandchildren and Four Great-Great-Grandchildren. Siblings; Charlene (Odell) Petty of Watertown, TN, Sandra Jo (Jerry) Jennings of Statesboro, GA, Gerald Crawford of McEwen, TN, Carol Woodard of Gordonsville, TN, and Cathy Hewitt of Carthage, TN. Three Sisters-in-Law; Zelma Crawford of Rossville, GA, Inez Crawford of Carlyle, IL, and Faye Crawford of Ephrata, WA.

Funeral services for Mrs. White are scheduled to be conducted from the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Monday, December 19, 2016 at 2PM with Bro. Mark Stinnett officiating. Interment will follow in the Brush Creek Cemetery.

Visitation with the White family will be held at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Sunday from 2PM until 8PM and on Monday after 10am until service time at 2PM.

In lieu of flowers the White Family requests donations be made to the Brush Creek Cemetery Fund.