Published on December 20 2013 9:03 am
Pearl E. White, 90, of Kinmundy died at 12:59am Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Salem Township Hospital in Salem.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Pagel Funeral Home Edgewood, IL. with Rusty Courson officiating. Visitation will be 2 hours prior to the service. Burial will be at Elder Cemetery in Kinmundy, IL. Memorials may be made to Elder Cemetery or the Donor’s Choice.
Pearl was born on May 1, 1923 in Romine Township in Marion County to James and Iva (Butts) White. He married Yvonne J. Greear on March 19, 1965 in Champaign, IL.; she preceded him in death on November 14, 2001. Pearl was a carpenter for 27 years at Best Homes in Effingham, IL. and loved to be with his family and friends.
Surviving are his five sons, Terry White (wife Katie) of Kinmundy, IL., Brian White (wife Yvonne) of Kinmundy, IL., Barry White (wife Pat) of Kinmundy, IL., Kyle White (wife Martha) of Kinmundy, IL., and Michael White (wife Marilyn) of Missouri; five daughters, Janet White of High Point, NC., Misty Baker (husband D.J.) of Flora, IL., Flo Reed of St. Joseph, IL., Kathy Gilmore (husband Larry) of Everton MO., and Linda Semro (husband Tom) of Ava, MO.; one brother, Lowell White (wife Judith) of Kinmundy, IL.; one sister, Beatrice Bingman of Kinmundy, IL.; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a great great grandchild.