Floda Irene Hart White, 99 - Perkins

Floda Irene Hart White, 99, of Perkins, Gilmer County, West Virginia, died March 15, 2009 at home surrounded by her family.

Floda was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Albert Ray White on April 2, 1990; and two grandchildren, Rodney Wayne (Jackie) Parsons and Virginia Lee White; and 2 great grandchildren, Kara Delaine Brannon and Cullen Austin Marks.

She was the daughter of the late William and Mae Frame Hart. Floda was born September 18, 1909 and lived a full life in her 99 and half years.

She was a homemaker and the oldest member of the Crooked Fork Baptist Church, and mother to 12 children, nine girls and 3 boys, Treva (John) Berry of Sutton WV, Kenneth (Louise) White of Cedarville WV, Fay (Wilbur) Marks of Little Hocking OH, Wiladene (Nolan) Moyers of Frametown WV, June (Charles) Shaffer of Stow OH, Kay (Doug) Henline of Normantown WV, Nina (Gene) Stump of Flint MI, Dana (Caren) White of Normantown, Marjorie (Al) Born of Elyria OH, Austin (Gerry) White of Normantown, Connie (Gary) Gainer of Weston WV, and Joyce (Larry) Fisher of Perkins.

She was the beloved grandmother to 39 grandchildren, 66 great grandchildren, and 16 great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19 at the Crooked Fork Baptist Church at Perkins. Elders George Rose, Roger Stewart and Austin White will officiate. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg, WV.