Johnny Ray White

11/26/1959 - 03/22/2021

Obituary For Johnny Ray White

Johnny Ray White, 61 of Richlands went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 22, 2021. He was born November 26, 1959 in Kinston, NC to the late Wilber Johnny and Sally Harrison White.

Johnny was a simple man who loved working, fishing and family. Married to the love of his life, Rita for nearly 44 years. He was a loving father to his 2 daughters, Sherry and Amanda and a doting grandfather to his 5 grandchildren, Alex, Jaden, Hannah, Cameron and Aubrey. Johnny will be missed by all who knew and loved him, but he will always be in our hearts.

Johnny is survived by his wife, Rita Hewett White; daughters, Sherry Danner (Jeff Brush) of Silva, NC and Amanda Wallace (Will Dodson) of Richlands, NC; brothers, Michael White (Gaynell) of Seven Springs, NC and Oscar White (Cheryl) of Richlands, NC; sisters, Kathy Knotts
(Bill) of Deep Run, NC, Patricia Quinn (Danny) of Pink Hill, NC and Rebecca White of Snow Hill, NC.

Visitation will be held at Johnson Funeral Home 210 W. Hargett Street, Richlands, NC on Thursday, March 25, 2021 beginning at 12:30 with services starting at 2:00. A graveside service will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.

Contributions may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.

Share memories and condolences with the family by clicking on the “Condolence” tab. Johnson Funeral Home 210 W. Hargett Street, Richlands, NC 28574 (910) 324-4415

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We are so sorry for your loss. Johnny was a very kind gentleman and he will be missed.
- Bill and Mary Preast
When I first moved in to the neighborhood Johnny and Rita were always their for me and Nicole. Always watching over us. I will miss your kind sweet soul. Jatana Maready's
- Jatana Maready
I have known Johnny for over 30 years he I have always considered him a friend.Whenever I needed something done at my home he was the one I called.He will be missed by everyone who was blessed to know him.Love you Johnny no more pain and no more sorrow what a BLESSING.
- Juanita Houston
All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. I know God will help you through this tough time. We love y'all!
- Susan Heath
My love of lawn care started with my Uncle Johnny. I remember vaguely when I was very little Uncle Johnny push mowing my Grandmother Sally's grass. At the time I thought to myself he is the hardest working man I've ever seen. I'm not quite sure how that sticks out in my mind but it does. I couldn't have been much older than 6 or 7 years old. There are so many memories of him that will forever be in bedded in my heart. Some just simple things he'd say in passing. I am a better man for knowing him. I will always hold a special place in my heart for Uncle Johnny. God Bless and RIP Uncle Johnny. Gone but never forgotten. Until we meet again I love you always.
- Nicholas White

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