Mr. Earl White Sr., 87 of Chatsworth, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.
He was preceded in death by his father, Luke White and mother, Etta Mae White; and a brother, Jack White.
Mr. White worked for Solomon and White for more than 40 years.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Louise White; children and spouses, Jannette and Charles Holcomb of Dalton, Earl Jr. and Suzelle White of Ooltewah, Tenn., and Denise and Barron Reed of Chatsworth; grandchildren and spouses, Jeremy and Kelli Reed of Chatsworth, Eric and Mindy Holcomb of Adairsville, Kristy Reed of Bentonville, Ark., and Ashley and Dr. Prag Soni of Dalton; great-grandchildren, Benjamin Holcomb of Adairsville, Neela Soni and Reed Soni, both of Dalton, and Urbin Reed and Hennon Reed, both of Chatsworth; sister, Linda Sterlacci of Dalton; brother and sister-in-law, David and Earlene White of Cohutta; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Shawn Chapman Funeral Home with the Rev. George Ross officiating.
Interment will be in West Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home today after 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please make donation to First Baptist Church of Chatsworth, Kitchen Fund, 121 W. Market St., Chatsworth, GA 30705.
Arrangements made with integrity by Shawn Chapman Funeral Home, Crematory and Monuments. (www.shawnchapmanfh.com.)