Albert White

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 1, 2008

JONESVILLE – Services for Albert Roy White, 66, of Jonesville, who died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at LaSalle General Hospital, in Jena, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Young’s Funeral Home, in Jonesville, with the Revs. Lloyd Trisler and Billy Ray Jones officiating.

Burial will follow at Acme Baptist Church Cemetery, in Acme, La., under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home in Jonesville.

Visitation will be from noon until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Email newsletter signup

Mr. White was born April 17, 1941, in Jonesville, the son of Richard Allen White Sr. and Rozella White Davis. He was a resident of the Columns in Jonesville. Mr. White proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard Allen White Jr. and Harold Tony White; and stepmother, Neva LaPraire White.

Survivors include his brothers, Adolph “Red” White and wife, Barbara, both of Hot Springs Village, Ark. and Jeffery Allen White and wife, Joan, both of Bossier City, La.; sisters, Gloria Traxler of Rayville, La., Mary Gonnillini of Natchez, Judy Cruse and husband, Kenneth, both of Houston, Janice Bostic and husband, John, both of Monterey and Joy Beattie and husband, Steve, both of Madison; a very special cousin who he loved as a brother, Freddy Ray Delhoste; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Kenny Delhoste, Davey Delhoste, Freddy Delhoste Jr., Joey Delhoste, John Delhoste and Charles Ray Bordelon.

To leave an online condolence for the family, visit