Dolores C. Alston White, 84, of Paducah, answered her heavenly call Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at 3:36 p.m. at Baptist Health Paducah.
She was a longtime member of Washington Street Missionary Baptist Church, where she served in the Culinary Ministry and the Faith and Food Ministry. She was employed for many years as a supervisor in the Dietary Department at the former Medco Center of Paducah.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gus White, Jr.; her parents, Hannibal Alston and Dowal Steele Alston; a grandson, Dante' L. Hensley; three sisters; and four brothers.
Those to cherish her loving memories are her children, Theodosia (Shelley, Sr.) Keeling, Anthony (Rose) White, Gus L. (Mary) White, Sheila A. (Ren) Hensley, Norma F. (Steve) Green, Carolyn White (Roy Jackson), Marilyn D. (Danny) Williams, all of Paducah, Jerry L. (Ollie) White and Paula K. (Albert) Thomas, both of Louisville, Ky., Lamont E. (Donna) White of Nashville, Tenn. and George A. (Lucritia) White of Chattanooga, Tenn.; two sisters, Constance (Lysanias) Broyles of Davenport, Iowa and Anna Alston of Paducah; 28 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Earl E. (Izell) White of Paducah and Paul E. (Merle) White of Long Beach, Calif.; sisters-in-law, Mae E. Gant and Alberta White, both of Paducah; and a host of nieces, nephews, special friends and other relatives.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 31, 2014, at 12 Noon at Washington Street Missionary Baptist Church with the Reverend Raynarldo Henderson officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call at the church Friday from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour.
Messages of sympathy or condolences may be left online at: www.pettusrowlandfh.com
Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.