Janie Marie Barnwell White, 102 of Pineville, passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at her daughter’s home. She was born in Shawanee, Tenn. on October 10, 1910, a daughter of the late Charles and Tennie Wilson Barnwell. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Pineville and had been a seamstress and dress shop Clerk.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John White; brothers and sisters, George Barnwell, Hubert Barnwell, Tom Barnwell, Edward Barnwell, Ella Lee Warren, Mossie Yorkin, Clara Isaacs and Dora Wyrick.
Survivors include her children, Mayme Greene of Lilburn, Ga.; Betty Fulkerson and husband Charles of Louisville, Ky.; John C. White and wife, Martha of Cincinnati, Ohio and Yolanda Green and husband, Butch of Pineville; nine grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren, sister-in-law, Birtie Barnwell and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Arnett & Steele Funeral Home with Rev. Victor Greene. Burial will be in Green Hills Memorial Gardens, Middlesboro. Pallbearers will be Clark Green, Brian Wilburn, Tom Marlow, Mike White and Christopher White.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Arnett & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Pineville, which is honored to serve the White Family. Light a virtual candle and sign the guest register at www.arnettsteele.com.