Mr. William M. "Billy" White, 71, passed away Monday, January 12, 2015. A lifelong resident of Craven County, Billy was a retired precision machinist at USMC-Cherry Point. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting dove and quail, fishing, and "ridin' the road". Billy was a member of Core Creek Free Will Baptist Church and recently attended Saints Delight Free Will Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends 12-1:30 PM, Friday, January 16, 2015 at Pollock~Best Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service in Pollocksville Cemetery, with Rev. Mike Barnhill and Rev. Jesse Caton officiating. Those wishing to offer online condolences may visit www.pollockbest.com. Memorials, in Billy's name, may be made to Masonic Home for Children at Oxford 600 College St. Oxford, NC 27565, www.mhc-oxford.org; or Core Creek FWB Church 210 Trenton Rd. Cove City, NC 28523.
Billy is survived by his wife, Rose Marie Jones White, of New Bern, NC; sisters, Arlyn W. Branch, of Winterville, NC; Helen W. Heath, of Nathalie, VA; Annette W. Waters, of Raleigh, NC; his brother, Ronald White, of Salvo, NC; and many nieces and nephews.
Pollock~Best Funerals & Cremations is entrusted with the White Family.