Melvin Cedrice White, 87, a lifetime resident of Watha passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, September 12, 2020.
He was born November 12, 1932 in Pender County, the son of William Cedrice and Grace Marshburn White. In addition to his parents, Melvin was preceded in death by his son, Brian C. White and daughter, Anne Marie White.
Melvin is survived by his granddaughter, Haley Allen and husband, Craig of Wake Forest; grandson, Jeremy Rivenbark and wife, Kimberly of Raleigh; and great grandchildren, Millie, Chase, Brayden, and Kirsten.
For many years Melvin worked as a long distance truck driver.
A graveside service will be held at a later date.
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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home of Burgaw.
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