The Celebration of Life for Mr. Samuel White, Jr., 76 of Orange will be Saturday, June 13, at 11:00 am, at the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Rites of Christian burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.

He died June 2, at his residence.

A native of Lake Providence, LA, he resided in Orange 66 years and was a 1956 graduate of Emma H. Wallace High School. An honorable discharged U.S. Army veteran, he retired from Firestone after 36 years of service as a process operator.

Survivors include his wife Frankie White of Orange; two sons, Kelvin White of Orange and Kenneth White of Sydney, OH; brother, Larry White; three sisters, Lorraine Veal, Bonnie Brown and Annie Wilkes, and one aunt, Dorothy Hebert, all of Orange and sister-in-law, Anita White of Austin.

Offer sympathy expressions at sparrowfuneralhome.com.