Gerald O. White, age 64, of
Somerset, passed from this life on Saturday, October 29, 2016,
at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Gerald was born on January 4,
1952, in Somerset, son of Jim and Wanda White. He was a
retired veteran of the U.S. Army and a retiree from the U.S.
Postal Service. He married Sheila Groves on November 2,
1991, in Somerset. He was the past president of the
Blinded Veterans Association. Gerald was of the Baptist
He is survived by his mother,
Wanda White, of Somerset; his wife, Sheila Groves White; his
sons, Brian White, of Prestonsburg, and Adam Scott (and wife,
Dreama) White, of Somerset; his daughters, Kandi Wilson and
Amanda (and husband, Wesley) Rose, both of Somerset; his
brother, Mike White, of Somerset; his sister, Valerie Adams, of
Somerset; his grandson, Declan Wilson; and several nieces,
nephews and cousins.
Gerald is preceded in death by
his father, Jim White.
Visitation will be Tuesday,
November 1, 2016, after 6:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will be held
on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in the funeral
home chapel with Bro. Clyde Strunk officiating. Burial
will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery. Military Honors
will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.