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Carl Edwin White Jr.

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

28 Harding Avenue, Jackson, OH 45640

(p) 740-286-2010 (f) 740-286-5640

Carl Edwin White Jr, age 81, of Jackson, Ohio passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Holzer Medical Center on Monday, November 1st, 2021. He was born October 26th, 1940, in Jackson, Ohio to the late Carl E. White Sr. and Dora Cash.

He is survived by his sons, Carl (Becky) White and Penn White of Jackson, Ohio; daughter, Kelli (White) Stiltner of Hamptonville, North Carolina; five grandchildren: Bethany (Tristan) White, Sara (Allen) Pope, Trevor White, and Evan White all of Jackson, Ohio and Ryan (Cherokee) Stiltner of Hamptonville, North Carolina; six great-grandchildren: Riley Harder, Caleb Southern, Jaden and Elliot Pope, Brayden Stiltner, and Terry Renegar; sisters, Hope (John) Stevison and Cindy Rowland; brother, Jim (Becky) White; sisters-in-law, Patricia (Larry) Campbell, Pam Steele, Kay Gilliland, and Sandra Steele.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Norma Mae (Steele) White; sisters: Lee Willis, Marie James, Jenny Lambert, amd Becky Lambert; father and mother-in-law, Bill and Glenna Steele; brothers-in-law, Bub Steele, Bob Steele, and Jim Steele.

Carl was a retired union coal miner, welder, and equipment operator. He enjoyed hunting, working draft horses, and beekeeping as well as woodworking. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial donations may be made to the Jackson County Dog Pound, c/o: Jackson County Auditor, 275 Portsmouth Street, Jackson, OH 45640.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, November 5th, 2021, at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson from 12-2PM. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2PM with Pastor Bill Zink officiating. Burial will be at Fairmount Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to

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