Glenn ‘Mac’ White

Published 7:30 am Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mr. Glenn “Mac” White, 73, of Sheffield Road, Mocksville, died on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Davis Regional Medical Center in Statesville.

He was born in Davie County on March 12, 1945, to the late Joshua and Mamie Cleary White. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Don Ray White, and a brother-in-law, Clinard F. Dwiggins.

Survivors: his wife of more than 50 years, Wanda Goforth White; a daughter, Amanda, of Mocksville; a son, Michael White and wife of Mocksville; a brother, Jerry White and wife Jennie of Mocksville; 2 sisters, Janie Dixon and husband O’Brien of Mocksville and Geraldine Dwiggins of Winston-Salem; plus several nieces and nephews.

He was a graduate of Davie County High School, Class of 1963. He was a charter member of Calahaln Friendship Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, Sunday School Superintendent, and was a former Adult Sunday School Teacher. He was a member of the Sheffield-Calahaln Volunteer Fire Department for 25 years and was chair of the board. In 2005, he received the “Davie County Fireman of the Year” award. He loved his church, the fire department, and helping in his community. He also served on the Davie County Hospital Board. His career as a distributor for milk and dairy products spanned 55 years, concluding as owner of White Dairy Products. He loved his job and never met a stranger. He loved his family and the people of Davie County and always laughed with his customers.

The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 at Davie Funeral Chapel. The celebration of life service will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, at Calahaln Friendship Baptist Church, Mocksville, with the Rev. Carroll Jordan officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery, with honors accorded by the Sheffield-Calahaln Volunteer Fire Department.

Memorials: Calahaln Friendship Baptist, 583 Ralph Ratledge Road, Mocksville.