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Flossie Leola White

April 27, 1919 January 5, 2018
Flossie Leola White
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Lakeview – Flossie Leola (Keller) White, age 98, of Sebring, FL, (Formerly of Lakeview), passed away at her home with her daughter by her side, on Friday, January 5, 2018. Flossie was born April 27, 1919 in McBride, MI, the daughter of Alton and Jennie Beatrice (Knowles) Keller. She was raised in McBride and Vestaburg and graduated from Vestaburg High School Class of 1938.
Flossie was a Librarian in McBride after High School. She owned and operated Whitey’s Tavern and GayWay Inn over twenty-four years. Flossie married Ardale “Whitey” White on February 3, 1940 in Auburn, IN. They had over forty-six wonderful years together before Whitey passed on November 16, 1986. Flossie had two special friends, Melvin Jensen of Trufant, and Elvin Ball of Langston.
Flossie enjoyed dancing, playing cards, clay crafts, and hosting card parties. Her volunteer work included the Lakeview VFW Hough-Pontius Post #3701, the Lakeview Museum, and generally helping everyone she met.
Flossie will be missed by one son Keith W. (Karen L.) White of San Diego, CA; and one daughter Cheryl M. (White) Wilson of Sebring, FL; three grandchildren Kelsi E. White, Kristopher R. (Jen) White, and Kevin (Tracie) Wilson; great-grandchildren Madysen P. Wilson, and Nathan V. Wilson; several nieces, nephews, and friends.
Flossie was preceded in death by her husband Ardale White; special friends Melvin Jensen and Elvin Ball; one brother Leslie Keller; three sisters Viva Irene (Keller) Daniel, Vera (Keller) Rogers, Frieda Darlene (Keller) Anna.
A Celebration of Flossie's Life will be Monday, July 2, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview, Michigan. Those wishing to contribute in Flossie’s memory are asked to consider either Cornerstone Hospice of Sebring, FL, or Cheryl Wilson.

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10:30 AM 7/2/2018 10:30:00 AM
Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview

9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd.
Lakeview, MI 48850

A Luncheon will immediately follow at the funeral home.

Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview
9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd. Lakeview 48850 MI
United States

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