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James Edwin White
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1915
Death: Jul. 24, 1994

TSGT US ARMY, WORLD WAR II

JAMES EDWIN WHITE, 79, of Cordova, retired owner of White Shade Company Inc., died of heart disease Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Memphis Funeral Home Poplar Chapel with burial in West Tennessee Veteans Cemetery . He was a World War II veteran and a member of Cherokee Baptist Church. Mr. White, the husband of Catherine P. White, to whom he was married for 53 years, also leaves two daughters, Jamae Zarshenas of Cordova and Sara Collie of Collierville; three sons, James W. White of Memphis, Samuel L. White of Atlanta and Edwin F. White of Lakeland, Fla.; a sister, Pattie W. Edwards of Valencia, Calif.; two brothers, Sidney White of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Curtis N. White of Memphis, and 10 grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to Cherokee Baptist Church or a charity of the donor's choice. (Published in The Commercial Appealo 7/27/1994) 
 
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 Parents:
  Sidney H White (1890 - 1962)
  Gertrude J Jones White (1892 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Patilla White (1921 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sidney H White (1912 - 2001)*
  James Edwin White (1915 - 1994)
  Grady O White (1921 - 1989)*
  Pattie Marie White Edwards (1924 - 1996)*
  Curtis Norman White (1926 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: SECTION X SITE 13417
 
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Oct 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77415751
James Edwin White
Added by: Sue Lee Johnson
 
James Edwin White
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James Edwin White
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- Sue Lee Johnson
 Added: Oct. 13, 2015
Thank you for your service to our proud country! Yours is the greatest generation in our history!
- Sue Lee Johnson
 Added: Oct. 13, 2015
 
 
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