Bruce Quinton White, Sr. was born in Memphis, TN on October 28, 1937 and slipped the bonds of earth on February 7, 2017 at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle, GA. A Memorial Service will be held at 3 PM on Saturday, February 11, 2017 in the Monroe Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date in Gulf Shores, AL.
Bruce served in the United States Air Force after attending Auburn University. He started his career with the DeKalb County Police Department, and worked in the Insurance Industry for 30+ years prior to establishing Whitehaven Insurance Group, Inc. in Gulf Shores, AL. Bruce was a member of St. Anna’s Catholic Church in Monroe and was preceded in death by his parents, Berlyn A. & Martha Ann Thomas White. Bruce is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Jacqueline L. White; Children: Bruce Q. White, Jr. & Angela of Foley, AL; Robert N. White & Leetha of Monroe; Debra D. Gibson & Joe of Foley AL; Grandchildren: Crystal Marie & Doug Sizemore of Gulf Shores, AL; Matthew A. White & Blair of Foley, AL; Michael Lance Alexander & Brittney of Foley, AL; Great-Grandchildren: Jackson Lawrence White of Foley, AL; Priscilla Kennedy Alexander of Foley, AL; Jake Alexander Sizemore of Gulf Shores, AL; Half-Brothers: Fred N. Eastwood of Bay Minette, AL; Tom Eastwood of FL; Berlyn “Sonny” White, Jr. of Memphis, TN; Half-Sisters: Patricia White and Elizabeth White of Memphis, TN; Aunt: Doris Ryan of Collierville, TN; Uncle: Silas Quinton White, Sr. of Collierville, TN; Numerous Brothers-in-law, Sisters-in-law, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to your favorite charity or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. The family will receive friends from 1 – 3 PM on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 209 South Hammond Drive, Monroe, GA 30655. 770-267-2594. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com