WAYNE LEWIS WHITE
Wayne Lewis White, age 65, of rural Curryville, passed away unexpectedly at 11:42 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.
Visitation was held from 10 a.m. until service time at the Spencer Creek Baptist Church on Friday, March 28, 2014.
A service was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Spencer Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Bob Hoehn officiating.
Music was provided by Sharon Hoehn-pianist; Donnie Gibson-organist; Deanna Divins-soloist.
Honorary Pallbearers were Mike Brewer, Dennis Allison, John Grover, Nathan Grover, Alan Snodgrass, Brenna Stotlemeyer, Zoey Gibson, and Alex Grover.
Wayne Lewis White was born on February 19, 1949 in Quincy, Ill., the son of Gerald and Mittie White.
He married Phyllis Paiyou on January 13, 1996 in Louisiana, Mo.; she survives.
Wayne was a rural Curryville area resident over the past 10 years and a graduate of Bowling Green High School. He had worked at the Holcim Cement Plant near Clarksville for many years until it closed.
Wayne then started working for Ennis Implement and had worked there for four years in the customer service department. He had also farmed the time he and Phyllis had the farm near Curryville. Wayne had been a faithful member of Spencer Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Phyllis, of rural Curryville; one daughter Teri Grover, of New Franklin, Mo.; and one step-daughter Julie and husband Scott Stotlemeyer. He’s also survived by three grandchildren, Brenna Stotlemeyer, Nathan Grover, and Alex Grover.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials are encouraged to the Make-A-Wish Foundation or to the Northeast Missouri Humane Society in Hannibal, Mo.