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Doris White

January 27, 1926 — November 28, 2012

Doris Louise White

El Paso- Doris Louise White, 86, of El Paso, IL passed away at
3:05 pm on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Heritage Health in El
Paso, IL. She was born on January 27, 1926 in rural Palestine
township a daughter of Marion and Gladys Van Scyoc Potter. She
married John Carr in August of 1948 in El Paso, IL. He passed away
in August of 1965. She then married Dr. Richard White in April of
1966 in El Paso, IL. He passed away in November of 1998.

Survivors include Thomas F.(Gladys) Carr of Secor, IL; Timothy W.
(Donna) Carr of El Paso, IL; April L. Carr (Larry Miller) or El
Paso, IL; Joe (Terri) Carr of El Paso, IL; Lance A. (June) White of
Worcester, OH; Nathan H. (Vicky) White of Trenton, IL; twenty
grandchildren, and nineteen great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Cleo and
Mary, one grandson, Ryan Carr, and her beloved dog Sarah.

Doris was a member of the El Paso Methodist Church. She enjoyed
sewing, planting flowers, and doing housework.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, December
1, 2012 at the Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in El Paso. Pastor Wes
Ooms will officiate. Visitation will be held on Friday evening from
4-7 pm at the funeral home. Burial will be in Centennial Cemetery
in El Paso, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be
made to the El Paso Food Pantry. Online condolences may be sent to
the family at

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