Bishop Leroy White

Published 12:00 am Saturday, November 13, 2010

CANNONSBURG — Services for Bishop Leroy “Roy” White, 55, of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at Natchez Community Hospital, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Burial will follow at the church cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home in Bude.

Visitation will be from noon until service time Sunday at the church.

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Bishop White was born Oct. 31, 1955, in Natchez, the son of Arie and Thelma Green White. He was a member of Living Witness and Wayside Church, Inc.

He was preceded in death by his father; grandmother, Martha White; and three sisters, Jerry Dean Shannon, Carolyn White and Helen T. Gaines-Jackson.

Survivors include a loving and devoted wife, Ann White; his mother; one daughter, Erica White; one son, Markell White; one grandson, Grantrell Roges; four sisters, Mary Shelton, Cathy Hill, Brenda Hamitte and Linda White; one brother, Clarence White; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.