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Obituary: Jewell Tarter White, 87, Casey Co., KY

She was a homemaker and the widow of Robert White

Jewell Tarter White, 87, died Wednesday January 5, 2011 at the Casey County Hospital, Liberty, KY.

Graveside service is 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Sunday, January 09, 2011, at Poplar Hill Cemetery, Casey Co., KY, by Bro. Don Clark.

Jewell Tarter White, Casey Co., KY (1923-2010)

Born April 1, 1923 in Casey Co. KY, she is the daughter of the late Franklin and Amanda Bracket Tarter. She died Wednesday, January 5, 2011, in Liberty, Casey Co., KY, at the age of 87 years, 9 months, and 4 days.

She was a homemaker and the widow of Robert White.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three daughters: Norma Masterson of Arizona, Betty Cross of Illinois and Kaye Powell of Indiana

  • Two sons: Phillip Powell and Ricky White both of Indiana

  • Two sisters: Ivadean Turner and Louetta Bell both of Liberty, KY

  • One brother: Jason Tarter of Ohio.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she is preceded in death by a son, John Powell; two sisters , Jessie Burl Clark and Kathryn Picklesimer; and two brothers, Attis Tarter and Ralph Tarter.

McKinney-Brown, 752 Campbellsville ST, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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