Hilda Pauline White, age 77, of Erwin, passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the Center on Aging and Health. She was a native of Erwin and a daughter of the late Fieldon and Minnie Engle White. Hilda was the Office Manager at WEMB for 50 years. She was a life-long member of Calvary Baptist Church where she sang in the choir, taught Sunday school and was the church clerk. In addition to her parents, Hilda is preceded in death by her sisters Lucille Pate, Lena Justice and Alma Elkins.
Hilda Pauline White has left behind to cherish her memories:
Brother: Lowell White, of Johnson City;
Sister: Thelma Shipley, of Spring Hill, TN;
Several nieces and nephews.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Hilda Pauline White in a committal service to be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, March 11, 2017, in the mausoleum chapel at Evergreen Cemetery. Reverend David Crutchfield will officiate. Musical selections will be under the direction of Gary Amos. Those attending will meet at the mausoleum at Evergreen Cemetery for the 11:00 AM service on Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Hilda’s name to Calvary Baptist Church Christian Life Center or to Calvary Baptist Church Missions, 540 Adams Street, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Hilda Pauline White through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.