Gary Lynn White, 62, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2009, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Missouri.
He was born on September 30, 1946 in West Plains, Missouri, the son of James M. and Goldie M. (Rimel) White.
Gary was one of God’s special children; he always greeted people with a warm smile, and although he didn’t live the life that most people are accustomed to, he took advantage of all his special abilities.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Cecil and Darrell Keith; and one sister, Gloria.
Gary is survived by a sister, Freda Spears of Lees Summit, Missouri; a brother, Jack White and wife Joan of Springfield; a sister-in-law, Pauline White of Mtn. Grove, Missouri; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Graveside services were at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at Cabool Cemetery with Rev. Bob White officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool, Missouri.