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Edna Parlee White

August 31, 1932 October 11, 2019
Edna Parlee White
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Edna Parlee White 87 of St. Albans entered the gates of Heaven on October 11, 2019 surrounded by her family following a short illness. She was a devout Christian and a lifelong member of the St. Albans Church of the Nazarene. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. It was her love for her children that led her and her husband to become foster parents. They opened their home to many children over the years and were awarded twice as Foster Parents of the Year.

Born August 31, 1932 in Bristol, VA she was the daughter of the late Jess Tolbert and Rexie McDavid Tolbert Nave. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two infant sisters, one brother, an infant great- grandson and infant great- granddaughter.

Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Edward White Sr.; children, Edward “Eddie” White Jr. of NC, Lisa White (Craig Ervin) of East Bank, Donna White Pauley of St. Albans, Cynthia (Shawn) Barnette of Buffalo, James Richard “Rick” White of St Albans, Jack White (Diana Alvarez) of NC Susan (Gary) Davis of Roanoke VA, William White (Linda Omolaoye) of Los Angeles CA; brother, Walter Tolbert; sisters, Alice Hillard and Shirley Ann Salyer; sister-in-law, Margaret Tolbert; 15 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren. Edna is also survived by several nieces, nephews, extended family and numerous friends.

Graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday October 18, 2019 at Cunningham Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel, St Albans with Rev. Randy Parsons officiating.

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12:00 PM 10/18/2019 12:00:00 PM
Cunningham Memorial Park

815 Cunningham Lane
Saint Albans, WV 25177

Cunningham Memorial Park
815 Cunningham Lane Saint Albans 25177 WV
United States

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Cunningham Memorial Park Final Resting Place

815 Cunningham Lane
Saint Albans, WV 25177

815 Cunningham Lane Saint Albans 25177 WV
United States

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