Clifford Cleopis White, age 83, of LaFollette passed away at his home Sunday, April 7, 2019.  He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church. Clifford was born and raised in LaFollette and was the son of Dewey and Nannie Sparks White and brother of Joe and Leon White.  Preceded in death by Father, Dewey White.


Wife of 66 years, Grace Ford White

Sons:  Homer White, LaFollette

Marvin and Teresa White, Morristown

Daughters:  Gail Housley

Elaine and James Nelson, LaFollette

5 Grandchildren       8 Great-Grandchildren

Mother: Nannie White

Brothers: Joe White

Leon White

Special nieces and nephews

Services 2 PM Wednesday Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. Jimmy Griffith officiating with Interment to follow in Sunrise Cemetery

Family will receive friends 12 NOON to 2 Pm Wednesday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home