Michael Watson White Jr.

October 9, 1983November 6, 2020

On November 6, 2020, Michael Watson White Jr., joined his grandmother NancySelbe in eternal rest. Born on October 9, 1983 to Michael and Melissa he was lifelong resident of West Virginia. Michael was born and raised in the Lens Creek area of Kanawha County, West Virginia. Michael was a graduate of Riverside High School, class of 2002. Michael loved life. He always had a smile on his face, something nice to say and would always have a hug ready for you. Michael enjoyed being outdoors and loved fishing. Michael was loved by many and will be missed by all. He is survived by his mother, Melissa (White) Ritenour and step-father Sean Ritenour; father, Michael White; brother, Trevor White; sister, Natacha White. He is also survived by his wife, Shannon Jordan and children Aden 16, Sadey 15, Eli 9 and Liam 8 and many friends and family members. A walk through visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Tuesday November 17, 2020 with a celebration of Michael’s life beginning at 7:00 PM at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Pastor David Clark officiating. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, it is mandated by the Governor and the CDC that proper facial coverings be worn and that social distancing be observed. Temperatures will be taken upon entry to the funeral home. The online guest book can be accessed at A GoFundMe account has been set up to assist the family in all unexpected costs.



  • Walk Through Visitation

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020

  • A Celebration of Life

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020

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Dianna Eagle

November 18, 2020

Hey Michael, you were just like my child. I'm going to miss that lovely smiles, hugs and saying that I love you, while walking by the house, and always made a point to stop by whenever you saw one us outside. FLY HIGH MICHAEL AND R.I.P. Michael you will be missed, but never forgotten!!! I love you, son...

Roxanne Pugh

November 17, 2020

Michael this is your other mother Roxy I love you so much and you we will not be forgotten make sure you tell wobbles that you're up there with her now they're all of her yeah that was all my babies now you weren'scared of them they loved you so now you're up here with my doggies I wish you good times that we spend together
I love you forever and always

Lori and orbie Lucas

November 16, 2020

Michael I've known you since you were in your mommy's belly. I always thought of you as one of my kids. Every time I seen you, you always had a hug and an I love you. Fly high Michael. You are loved and missed so much. We love you.


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