“Aunt Cat” or “Kitty”, as she was called, was born December 1, 1919, in Pineville. She was a devoted member of Bethel Baptist Church, where she served faithfully for many years. She was also a retired cook from the Hub Grill and Bell Whitley Head Start Program.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Florence Stewart Cloud; her beloved husband, Jessie White; a brother, Joseph (June) Cloud; sisters, Mary Helen Cloud, Mary Hester Cloud, Lucille Cloud, Juanita Fergerson and Jessie Mays; nieces, Bernice Cooke and Joanna Zachery.
Survivors include her dear sister and caregiver, Rosa Mary Cloud of Pineville; brother, Walter (Alice) Cloud of Decatur, Ga.; grandchildren, Renee (Micheal) Carton (caregiver); Ricky (Betty) Washington, James (Jap) Cloud, and Pam Cloud all of Pineville, and Rose Lynn Cloud of Middlesboro; great-grandchildren, TaMicca Carton, Dominic Carton, Niesha Cloud, Coletta Locke, Rachaad Cloud, Tracy Washington, Brian Cloud and Tyrone Henson; great-great-grandchildren, Tyler Sturgill, Gia Sturgill, Dakota Saylor, Cadience Blackburn and Kiara Cloud; special nieces, Tenna Cloud (caregiver), Florence Mays and Mary Etta Cloud; special nephews, Austin Pursiful, Charles Pursiful and Raymond Cloud; special friends, Joyce Whitley, Fannie Chattman, Ruth Fergerson, Marie Fergerson, Tootie Zachery, and Kaye Madon; her many friends and staff of Horizon Adult Care Center; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church in Pineville, with the Rev. Robert Cornett and Evangelist Michael Fergerson presiding.
Burial will be in the Wallsend Cemetery in Pineville.
The family will receive friends after 6 until 9 p.m. Friday at the Arnett & Steele Funeral Home, Pineville, which is honored to serve the White family. Light a virtual candle or sign guest register at www.arnettsteele.com