Mr. Thomas (Tommy) William White, 59, of Tifton passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 31, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Albritton Funeral Directors with Rev. Jimmy Sumner and Rev. Royce Freeman officiating. A private interment will follow in Sandy Mount Cemetery in Crisp County. The family will receive family and friends Wednesday, December 30, 2020 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Howell White, Ed White, Greg Lang, Shane Harrelson, Adam Conley, Johnny Hartley, Kyle Brewer and James Hartley will serve as pallbearers.
Mr. White was born October 24, 1961 in Crisp County to the late T. W. White and Mary Betty Taylor White. He attended Bible Baptist Church and was a diesel mechanic with Ten Speed Truck Service. Tommy loved his family especially his grandchildren. He was an outdoorsman and especially enjoyed deer hunting. Helping novice hunters like his grandchildren was a favorite activity. Tommy also enjoyed guns and especially target shooting. He was a giving person and enjoyed being around his family and friends.
Mr. White is survived by his wife, Linda “Joan” West White of Tifton, to whom he was married for thirty-seven years; two daughters and sons-in-law, Jessica and David Cooper of Lenox and Joneen and Mat Leopard of Hawkinsville; four grandchildren, Conner Peters, Ella Cooper, Emma Cooper and Eason Cooper; his sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Grady Gilliam of Cordele and their only son Brandon. Also survived by his first cousin, Charles White and his special friends, Donna Bell, Kenneth Brewer and Michael Norsworthy.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bible Baptist Church, 1218 Moore Hwy, Tifton, Ga. 31794.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.