Buford W. White Sr. 89, Hardin, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2007, at his home.
Mr. White was born on June 4, 1917, north of Hardin, the son of Hugh and Minnie Lee (Dudgeon) White. He was married to Julia A. Buhrmeister on June 4, 1938. He was a member of New Hope Methodist Church.
Mr. White loved farming and enjoyed fishing, working in his yard, taking pictures and most of all he enjoyed his grandchildren.
Survivors include: his wife, Julia White of the home; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Buford W. “Sonny” White Jr. and his wife, Pauline of Richmond, and Larry White of Lawson; one brother, Allen White of Hardin; one sister, Lucille Gilbert of Richmond; eight grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Clifton White and Houston White and one great-granddaughter, Tina.
The family suggests memorial Contributions to the New Hope Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at the Polley Funeral Home in Richmond.
Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at the Polley Funeral Home in Richmond.
Burial will be in the New Hope Cemetery in Hardin.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Richmond.