OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
1200 Chester St., Little Rock
Rosie Lee Davis White
Published: January 23, 2013
Rosie Lee Davis White 93, of Little Rock, Ark. was surrounded by family and the angels of Heaven called her home on Monday, January 14, 2013. She was the wife of James (Jimmy) White for 66 years. A lifetime member of Canaan Missionary Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board and Deaconess Board. She was a devoted wife and neighbor and always had a kind word and love in her heart for everyone she met.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Lee Davis and Alice Vance Davis; eight brothers and sisters. She's survived by three special God-daughters, Patsy Gatlin, Sue Lanier and Dorthy Tate all of Little Rock, Ark.; step-children, Linda Fay Williams, James White Jr., Jason White, Tulisa White, Terry Gould, Reginald Jones; 22 step-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A celebration of her life will be Thursday, January 24, 2013, 11:00 am, at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 1700 South State St. Little Rock, Ark. Interment will follow at Haven of Rest Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 6-7 p.m. at Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 S. State St., LR (501) 372-1305. A special thanks to Arkansas Hospice and special caregivers, Bobbitte Paige, Virginia Gillium, Etherine Gold and Rose Gordon.