Edith Hudson White, 80, of Albemarle, N.C. passed away Thursday June 15, 2017 in her home. Her funeral service will be 11 AM Saturday, June 17, 2017 in the Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care Chapel with Rev. Gary Baker and Rev. Joe Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Stanly Gardens of Memory. The family will receive friends on Saturday at Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care from 9 AM till 10:30 AM prior to the hour of the service.
Mrs. White was born on June 14, 1937 in Stanly County, N.C. and was the daughter of the late Love Krone “Bud” Hudson and Dessie Coley Hudson. She was retired from the Taylor House in housekeeping and volunteered with Café Share. Mrs. White was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, but had been attending Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with her family. She loved helping others and singing. She had worked many years with Bible Schools at her church and she truly loved and enjoyed being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. White was married to the late James Franklin White who preceded her in death on April 10, 2007. She is survived by two sons Craven White and wife Patty of Mt. Gilead, N.C., Michael White and wife Melissa of Albemarle, N.C., three grandchildren Jon White and wife Ashton of Albemarle, N.C., Jennifer White Tuzenew and husband Marc of Richfield, N.C., Curtis White of Albemarle, N.C., three great-grandchildren Jonna Marie White, Silas James Tuzenew and Memphis Reed White, two sisters Brenda Tucker of New London, N.C., and Dessie Harrington of Albemarle, N.C.
Memorials may be given to Community Homecare & Hospice, 1024 Albemarle Road, Suite 904, Troy, N.C. 27371.