Alma Marie (Morris) White

Friday, December 18, 2009

Alma Marie (Morris) White, a resident of Berryville, AR, was born November 21, 1917 in Oasis, MO, a daughter of Calvin Jordan and Alta Ruth (Anderson) Morris. She departed this life Monday, December 14, 2009 at in Berryville, at the age of 92.

Ms. White was a member of Mt. Olivet Freewill Baptist Church in Blue Eye, MO.

She is survived by two daughters, Vera Marie McQueary of Joplin, MO and Cathy and husband Raymond Clark of Berryville, AR; 11 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

On October 16, 1934 she was united in marriage with Ira Wesley White who preceded her in death on December 10, 1979. She was also preceded by her parents; two daughters, Patsy Sue White and Peggy O'Donnelle; two sisters, Jimmie Matlock and Ina Matlock; and one brother, Wilburn Morris.

Visitation will be held from 4 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15, 2007 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, 2007 at the Mt. Olivet Freewill Baptist Church in Blue Eye, MO with Reverend Jimmy Kieser officiating. Interment will follow in the Blue Eye Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at