Gertie Delores White

Gertie Delores White

February 23, 1931 - April 3, 2021

Gertie Delores White, 90, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away, April 3, 2021 at Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, WV.

Gertie was born, February 23, 1931, in Ravenswood, WV, a daughter of the late, Ulysses Grant and Nellie Staats Talbott.

Gertie was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church for 20 years and a member of Milhoan Ridge Baptist Church for the last 50 years. She loved cooking and canning, gardening, reading, sewing, fishing, going to church but most of all she loved her family and enjoyed their company.

She is survived by a daughter, Connie Coull and a son, David White(Charlotte). 5 grandchildren, Julie, Sarah, Adam, Jennie, Mayayla, 4 great grandchildren, Sophie, Howie, Wesley, Chantell,1 great great grandson, Barrett, and a sister Pat Troy (Jim).

Gertie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Gerald, her daughter, Kathy, sisters, Thelma West and Violet Frasier, and a brother Ulysses Talbott.

Friends may visit, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood. The funeral service will start at 12:00pm, with Reverend Frank Miller, officiating. Burial will follow at Ravenswood, Cemetery.

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