Dorothy White, 95 of Vandalia, formerly of Fillmore

Dorothy White, 95 of Vandalia, formerly of Fillmore, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2021 at 6:55 p.m., at SBL Fayette County Hospital and Long-Term Care Center in Vandalia.

She was born on April 23, 1925 in Fillmore, the daughter of Cecil and Marie (Miller) Merriman. She married Rev. Dallas White on February 21, 1946 in Coffeen and he preceded her in death on November 22, 2007.

She is survived by her son, Donald (Janet) White of Old Fort, NC; daughters, Connie (Marlin) Hartwig of Ft. Atkinson, WI, Sandra White of Vandalia, and Dana (Pat) Dietschweiler of Ft. Atkinson, WI; 15 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Ruth McCray of Hillsboro, and Loretta (John) Ulmer of Greenville; brother, Leland Merriman of Florida; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Danny White; sister, Juanita Simmons; brothers, Ray Merriman and Loy Merriman.

Visitation will be held on Monday, March 29, 2021 from 11 a.m. until noon at the Fillmore Baptist Church. Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at noon at the Fillmore Baptist Church with Pastor Vincent White officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery in Van Burensburg.

Memorials may be made to Green Hill Cemetery

Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis is assisting the family with arrangements.

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