James A. White

August 3, 1935March 29, 2014

Funeral service for James A. White, 78 of Alexandria, will be 3 pm, Thursday, April 3, 2013, at United Fellowship Baptist Church with Dr. George Smitherman and Rev. Tommy Reaves officiating. Burial will follow at the adjoining cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30-3 pm at the church on Thursday. Mr. White died Saturday at Noland Hospital in Anniston.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia White; children, Debra Taylor (Terry), Phillip White (Carolyn), Patty Hammonds (Eddie), and David Smith (Rebecca); Grandchildren, David Smith (Rebecca), Terie Guffey (Mark), Trell Taylor (Suellen), Stephanie Williams (Mark), Derek White, Leslie Perkins (Justin), Justin Houston (Natalie), Kristin Ginn (Bryant), Kaylan Hammonds and Dustan Hammonds; 16 great grandchildren; brothers, Perry White (Sybil), Ray Andrews (Jacque) and Jerry Andrews; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. White is preceded in death by his parents, Claude White and Hortense Andrews

Pallbearer will be grandsons.

Mr. White was a devote Christian, Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Great-Grandfather. He was a native and lifelong resident of Calhoun County. He was a Charter Member of United Fellowship Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. Mr. White retired from the Anniston Army Depot with over 16 years of service. He was an avid Auburn fan.


  • Visitation Thursday, April 3, 2014
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 3, 2014

James A. White

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Lisa Reaves

April 8, 2014

I know Mr. White and Todd are celebrating with our heavenly Father right now. Love to the family!

Ali "White" Demeulemeester

April 3, 2014

Uncle James was such a kind person and will be deeply missed. I have many wonderful memories of visiting Alabama and will never forget them. I wish I could be there with you. Love you all!

Lisa Cooper

April 3, 2014

So many memories of James, what we remember the most was his smile and joke telling! He was always full of life. Everyone in the family is in our thoughts and prayers! James has God laughing right now! Lisa, Brooklyn and Cody Smitherman

Joe Hartley

April 3, 2014

Y'all are a great family and I'm very sorry for your loss. Praying that God comforts you all.

Kellie White

April 2, 2014

What a sweet family and wonderful man! So sorry for your loss.

James Turner

April 2, 2014

My condolences on your loss. I worked with James many years ago and considered him a friend.

James "Jamie" Turner

April 2, 2014

I am very sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
My heartfelt condolences to the family during this time of sorrow. (1Corinthains 15:26) (Isaiah 61:1,2)
Please find peace in knowing that He understands your grief and He cares. 1 Peter 5:6, 7
I hope in time comfort can be found in reading Psalm 68:19,20.