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Russell Wayne White

March 16, 1943 — December 31, 2021


Russell Wayne White, age 78 of Dierks, Arkansas, passed away on Friday, December 31, 2021 in Hot Springs. He was born on March 16, 1943 in Sweet Home to the late Ollie and Grace Martin White.

Mr. White loved being outdoors and enjoyed deer hunting and bass fishing. He was a member of the Star Springs Hunting Club and an avid Arkansas Razorback fan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers Jack White, Joe White and Bill White.

Survivors include his wife of fifty-seven and a half years Virginia Spears White; his daughter Lagina White; three brothers James White, Charlie White and Rufus White; five sisters Bobbie Lovell, Mary McCullough, Dolly Blankenship, Linda House and Gracie Harrington; as well as a host of other family and friends.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 3, 2022 in Merrell Cemetery with Danny White, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

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Monday, January 3, 2022

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