|Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from microfilm
of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 11/22/1951.
Russell Gary White, 16 year old Calhoun high school student, was killed
Wednesday afternoon near his home at White Pine when a shotgun accidentally
discharged while he was hunting.
The youth was reported to have been crawling through a fence, dragging
the shotgun after him, when the gun discharged the shot, striking him in
The victim was a son of Royal and Alma Kelley White of White Pine.
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon from the Cherry Fork United
Brethern church with the Rev. Oral Harmon officiating. Burial followed
in the Kight cemetery. He was a member of the Calhoun High football
squad and fellow team mates served as active and honorary pallbearers.