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Willard "Will" Fortenberry White


LAWNDALE - Mrs. Willard "Will" Fortenberry White died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2000, at White Oak Manor of Shelby.

Born in Cleveland County June 6, 1915, she was a daughter of the late Clarence Adkin and Zula Rosellen Hull Fortenberry. She retired from Premier Hosiery and was a member of New Home United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred White; three brothers, Clyde Fortenberry, Paul Fortenberry and Lee Fortenberry; and four sisters, Lillie Ledford, Sophia Angel, Vernie Fortenberry and Lois Richard.

She is survived by a brother, Dwight Fortenberry of Morganton.

The funeral is today at 3:30 p.m. in the chapel of Stamey Funeral Home of Fallston with the Rev. Edward Lee officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the service.

Memorials may be made to Upper Cleveland Rescue, P.O. Box 278, Lawndale, NC 28090.