Obituary of Bertie Suttlemyre White ~ 2008
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Bertie Suttlemyre White, age 92 of Old Fort passed away Sunday August 24, 2008 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Asheville. Mrs. White was born in McDowell County on June 9, 1916 and was the daughter of the late A.L. Suttlemyre and Katherine Stepp Suttlemyre. She was a member of Old Fort United Methodist Church and a homemaker. Her family will remember her as a loving mother and grandmother. Preceding Mrs. White in death was her husband Chaney M. White.
Surviving Mrs. White are one daughter Gay White of Old Fort; and one granddaughter Celeste White.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday August 27, 2008 at 2 p.m. at Old Fort Methodist Church with Rev. Ronald Allcorn officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church. Interment will be in McDowell Memorial Park.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday August 27, 2008 Volume 14 # 34