WHITE, Philip W., age 84, of Moundsville, WV, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Wheeling Hospital Medical Park.
He was born July 31, 1928 in Moundsville, the son of the late John and Gertrude Meyers White.
He joined the Navy as a young man and traveled to France, Germany, and the Philipines.
Philip was manager of the former Moundsville A&P, and then retired from Bayer Corp.
He loved to hunt, and go to WVU Football Games.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Wayne White; a brother, Russell White; and a sister, Helen Goddard.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Berry White; a son, David (Genelda) White of Moundsville; daughters, Carol (Tom) Olzer of Washington, PA, and Christine (David) Daniels of Morgantown, WV; five grandchildren, Anthony White of Moundsville, Brian White of Wheeling, Marshall White of Moundville, Alli and Caitlin Daniels of Morgantown; great-grandchildren, Mya White, Brynna White, and Ella White; sisters, Doris Whitfield of Glen Dale, Maxine Tasker of Moundsville, Imogene Whitfield of Moundsville, and Kaye Reeves of Alabama.
Family will receive friends on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville where funeral services will be held Friday at noon with Jim Bickerton officiating.
Interment in Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com