Obituaries

GENEVA WOODFIN WHITE -

Geneva Woodfin White, 76, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 peacefully at home. She was born in Spartanburg County, SC to the late Ralph William and Hope Hibbard

Woodfin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Bob White and sister, Lois Jean Voight. Geneva was a member of Victory Baptist Church, Gastonia and a long time member of Stateline Baptist Church in Mtn. City, Tennessee. She taught in public schools for 43 years.

Survivors include her son, Kevin White and wife Sue of Charlotte; daughter, Janice Olson of Spruce Pine; brother, James Woodfin and wife Bonnie of Covington, KY; grandchildren, Lindsey Hardy, Kayla Hardy of Spruce Pine, Katelyn White of Gastonia, Mackenzie White of Cramerton and their mother Jodi Anderson of Cramerton; step grandchildren, Stephanie Southard and husband Deems of Belmont, Steven Miller and wife Aubrey of Cherryville; great grandchildren, Hailey Bean and Victoria and step great grandchild, Henry.

The family received friends on Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia. The memorial service followed the visitation at 3:30 pm in the Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors with Rev. Johnny Wilson officiating. A private inurnment will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Teens Living for Christ in 1 Accord (TLCA) Mission Team, 129 Hanging Rock Road, Spruce Pine, NC 28777 or Hospice and Palliative Care, Charlotte Region, 1420 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC 28204.

Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.