Born 3-10-1925 -- Died 5-15-2007
John R. White, 82, of Hardy, Ark., died May 15, 2007, in Ash Flat.
He was born on March 10, 1925, in Antioch, Ill., the son of Clarence White and Pearl (Hayes) White.
He married Frances Bowman on Feb. 25, 1950, at Ft. Meyer Chapel, Arlington, Va.
He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving from 1942 until 1964.
He worked many years in the heating and cooling industry. In 1990 he retired and he and Fran moved to Hardy.
He is survived by: his wife, Frances White of Hardy; two daughters, Cathay Alter and her husband, Scott of San Antonio, Texas, and Wanda Wright of Mundelein, Ill.; one sister, Carol Rhoades of Virginia; four grandchildren, Christopher Ahrens, Angela Bracy, Troy Tyson and Brittney Alter; and lots of nieces; nephews; and cousins in Illinois and Wisconsin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters and two sons, Tracy and Jeffery.