Mary Nell White, 89, of Arlington passed away Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
Services were Sunday, Jan. 5, at First Presbyterian Church of Arlington, 1200 S. Collins St., Arlington.
Mary Nell Waller was born Jan. 18, 1924, in Breckenridge to Charlie and Ella Waller.
She graduated from high school in Breckenridge and went on to receive her bachelor's degree from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene.
Mary Nell married Vincent “Vic” White on Dec. 6, 1946. She was a school teacher in Breckenridge and later in Arlington. She loved to play bridge, travel and visit with family and friends.
She was a beloved member and volunteer at First Presbyterian Church of Arlington for more than 50 years.
Mary Nell was preceded in death by her husband, Vic, on Oct. 17, 2007; daughters: Susan White and Emily Eldridge; and brother, Howard Waller.
Survivors: Her son, Vince White and wife, Marti, of Edmond, Okla.; grandchildren: Corie White, Elliott White and Robert Hancock, all of Edmond, Okla.; brother, Robert Waller of Albany; sister, Charlene Lawrence of Amarillo; sister-in-law, Lola Ehrlich of Granbury; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. She will be sorely missed.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the White Family Scholarship Fund in care of the First Presbyterian Church of Arlington, 1200 S. Collins, Arlington, TX 76010.