James Fredrick White, age 45, a resident of Richards, Mo., died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center Emergency Room.
He was born May 22, 1965, in Kansas City, Mo.
He worked for several years in the oil fields.
He married Tina Baker on Jan. 13, 2008.
He enjoyed fishing, tending his vegetable garden, and cutting wood.
James cherished his time spent with family and his many friends.
Survivors include his wife Tina, of the home; two step-sons, Joshua Baker and wife Angela, Denver, Colo.; nd Steven Baker and wife Barbara, Iola, Kan.; one daughter, Ashley Hamilton and husband David, Iola, Kansas; his father, John White; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Doris Custine White; and a brother, Darrell Hodges.
There was cremation. Pastor Lloyd Houk will conduct memorial services for James White at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at the Cheney Witt Chapel.
Memorials are suggested to the James White Memorial Fund and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, PO Box 347, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701.
Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.