Alvin A. White
Alvin A. White, 89, a longtime Rockaway resident, died November 1.
White was born on September 6, 1921 in Scotland Neck, North Carolina. He worked as a dock loader.
White was preceded in death by his parents, Tenner and Frederick White; son, Adrian White; brothers, Leslie, Joe, and Norman Lee White; and sisters, Betsy Wilkins, and Romaina White.
He is survived by his wife, Jeri; sons, Carl (Vanessa) and Frederick White; daughters, Yolonda (Danny) Braham and Stephanie White; stepdaughter, Vanessa James; grandchildren, Janine, Renni and Jarel Braham, Brianna White, Taneshia White, and Sharelle Burwell; sisters, Gracie Jones, Corena, White, Ernestine Little and Hattie Mae Jones; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at Mary Chapel Cemetery, Scotland Neck, North Carolina.