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