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Gary Michael White, 75

Gary Michael White, age 75, of Dardanelle passed away on June 8, 2020.  He was born in Marked Tree, Arkansas on December 28, 1944 as Gary Michael Jones and was adopted on October 23, 1950 by the late William Clarence, Sr. and Lue Tishia (Jones) White.

He proudly served in the United States Army where he retired as SSG Gary White. He went on to later work and retire from Tyson Foods where he worked as a Security Officer. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

He is preceded in death by his siblings Butch White, Susan Elizabeth White, William Clarence White, Jr., Larry Eugine White, and Martha Ann Dunn Chenoweth.

Gary leaves behind his loving siblings Robert White, Beulah Catherine Eaton and Lue Tisha Eaton; his nephew Gary William Dunn, and many extended family and friends.

“I am an American fighting man, I believe in the American way of life. I am prepared to give my life in their defense against all enemies foreign or domestic until the day I die –  SSG Gary Michael White, U.S. Army Retired”

Memorial services will be held on Thursday June 18, 2020 at 3 P.M. at Trinity Baptist Church located at 784 Highway 75 East in Marked Tree, Arkansas, 72365. 

Graveside services will be held on Friday, June 19, 2020 at 1 P.M. in Dardanelle at Brearley Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas.  501-982-3400


  • Brandie Baker Posted June 15, 2020 10:38 PM

    We are sorry for the family. Praying for the family. We love you Sammie.

  • Ted and Doreen Hayse Posted June 17, 2020 12:04 PM

    So sorry for the families loss, may God bring them peace in this time of loss.
    He was always so sweet and kind. We Enjoyed getting to know him at church. He will be missed at church as i am sure with his family. Sammie we are thinking of you and love you.

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