Donald Franklin White


(April 3, 2005)

Funeral services are scheduled Friday, April 8 at 11 a.m. at the Powell LDS Church, 525 West 7th St., for Donald Franklin White, 62, who died Sunday, April 3 at Rocky Mountain Manor in Powell.

Greg Spomer will officiate at services and burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.

He was born Sept. 19, 1943, in Fanshawe Leflore, Okla., son of John (Ted) White and Christine Syble (Free) White.

He married Ann Greer Ferguson on Aug. 19, 1976 in Manti, San Pete, Utah. He was an employee of the City of Powell and a member of the Army National Guard.

He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Survivors include his wife of Powell, Ann White; four sons, Eric (Emily) White of Bakersfield, Calif., James (Heather) White of Powell, Clint White of Powell and Troy (Trista) White of Cody; two daughters, Charise (Josh) Hammond of Powell and Cassie (Josh) Wambeke of Powell; a brother, Jim White of Sidney, Mont.; and 12 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Connor White; a sister, Syble Swicegood; and his parents.

Pallbearers at the funeral will be Troy White, Eric White, Clint White, James White, Jim White and Josh Hammond. Honorary pallbearers will be Ian White, Patrick Voss, Tallin White and Josh Wambeke.

Visitation will be tonight (Thursday) from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home.