December 31, 1931 – July 23, 2016
Sidney L. White, 84, of Gurley, passed away Saturday.
Sidney was a U.S. Army SSG veteran of the Korean Conflict. He retired from U.S. Army Missile Command and has served as the Region 1 representative for the Alabama Association of Volunteer Fire Departments. He also was a founding member of the Keel Mountain Volunteer Fire Department and served as President and Officer during his more than 30 year association with the fire service.
He was preceded in death by father, Cecil Leon White, mother, Myrtie Lee Hayle White, brothers, Kenneth White, William Q. White, and J.C. White and sister, Dorice Jean Golna.
Surviving are wife, Elaine White, sons, Sidney Keith White, Kevin Bruce White, Kerry Neal White, and Kendall Lynn White, grandchildren, Jennifer Leigh White King, Laura Ashton White, Brittany Allison White Wallace, and Brady Garrett White, great grandchildren, Sydney Lee-Ann Wooten, Zoey Addison Monk, Camden Shane Baldwin, and Parker LaRand Wallace, and several nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at Gurley Cemetery, at 1:00 pm.