Mary Corrinn White, age 90, of Denair passed away peacefully on Feb 6, 2012 under the loving care provided by the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson. Mary's gentle and loving spirit in life was also reflected during her passing. She was a wonderful, strong and kind woman and will always be loved and missed by all who knew her.
Mary was born on Jan 20, 1922 in Murfreesboro, TN to Ben and Lillie Wendel (Lowe) Redmon. In 1937, she, along with her parents and siblings moved to CA and settled in the Denair area. In 1941, she married the love of her life, Chester E. White, who passed away in Nov of 2005. They shared 64 wonderful years together.
Mary is survived by her two devoted daughters, Deanna (Ralph) Hardacker of Creswell, OR, and Barbara (Bub) Sanders of Denair. Mary also leaves four loving grandchildren, Patrick (Rachel) O'Leary and Mathew Todd (Patty) O'Leary, both of Creswell, OR, Brian (Stephanie) Sanders of Denair, Joanna (Dan) Jackson of Ceres, 12 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Mary is also survived by one sister, Fannie Bea McCain of Denair, and two brothers, Wayne Redmon of Denair and Robert Redmon of Turlock. She is preceded in death by one sister, Mattie Willis, of Denair.
Visitation will be held from 10 AM to 7 PM on Fri, Feb 10, at Allen Mortuary, 247 N. Broadway in Turlock. The funeral service will be held at 9 AM on Sat, Feb 11 also at Allen Mortuary, with interment at Lakewood Memorial Park. A reception will follow at the Berkley Avenue Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Berkley Avenue Baptist Church in Turlock, or to the Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson.
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Wednesday, February 8, 2012