Robert White, 63, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital, Manning. He was born May 15, 1949, in Live Oak section of Manning, a son of Ruthleen Brown White and the late Stephen White.
He received his formal education in the public schools of Clarendon County.
In his youth he joined Rock Hill Baptist Church in Manning. He later became a member of New Covenant Apostolic Church, Greeleyville, where he served on the Pastor’s Aide Committee, Parking Lot Attendant and church van driver.
Robert worked for Brooklyn Terminal Market for many years.
Survivors are his mother, Ruthleen Brown White; seven sons: Robert (Lestra) Burton, Steven, Leroy, Tyrone, Herbert, Stanley and Micheal Burton; six sisters: Joanne White, Mary (Windell) Palmer, Eva (Floyd) Holiday, Rebecca (Fred) Epps, Thelma Canty and Ella (Steve) White; two brothers: Freddie (Connie) White and Steve (Patsy) White; four aunts: six uncles, the mother of his children, Linda Faye Burton; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The celebratory service for Mr. Robert White was held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at New Covenant Apostolic Church, Greeleyville. Apostle William Ron Dunmore, Pastor, eulogist; Assistant Pastor Martha Davis, presiding, Minister Dewey Dunmore, Rev. Dr. Leon Winn and Pastor Tommy Woods, assisting.
Burial followed in Hunter Cemetery, Greeleyville.
The family is receiving friends at the home of his mother, 1283 Poston Lane, Manning.