George P. White
Dec 3, 1924 - Mar 13, 2017
George P. White, 92, of Noblesville, passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville following a brief illness.
He was born on Dec. 3, 1924, in Paragould, Ark., to Charles and Clara (Rodgers) White.
George graduated from Greene County High School and received a bachelor's degree from Arkansas State College in 1949.
George was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and he owned the former White Oldsmobile dealership in Noblesville with his brothers, Wesley and Eddie. He also worked at the former C and E. Rental in Noblesville.
He was a member of the Prairie Baptist Church in rural Noblesville where he served as a deacon for 38 years; church treasurer for 18 years; Missions treasurer for 16 years; and served as a Sunday school teacher for children and adults.
George is survived by three sons, Perry (Gail) White of Fort Smith, Ark., Chuck (wife, Rhonda) White of Louisville, Ky., and Greg (wife, Tami) White of Anderson; four grandchildren, Chris (wife, Tiffany) McDaniel, Natasha (husband, Brent) Evans, Rebecca White, and Kelli (husband, Tyler) Provence; and four great-grandchildren, Jake, Emily, Kinsey, and Landon; and one sister, Inabeth Peacock.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 57 years, Joan E. (Sylar) White; six brothers; and six sisters.
Services will be held at noon Saturday at Prairie Baptist Church, 14790 E. 206th St., Noblesville, with Pastor Stephen Passmore officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Prairie Baptist Church Mission Program.
Arrangements are being handled by Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, Lapel.
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