R. Mack White, 78, of Plainview and father of Matador resident Robert White, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019. Funeral services were January 17, 2019, at Kornerstone Chapel with the Rev. Roger Foote, pastor of Colonial Baptist Church, officiating. Interment followed in Plainview Memorial Gardens.
Mack was born on November 7, 1940 in Plainview, Texas, to Reuben G. and Jimmie Mae (McCaffree) White. He married Cecilia “Cecil” Ann Nichols on December 2, 1961, in Plainview. He was involved in Enduro Racing of Lubbock Trail Riders, he loved trout fishing and woodworking, but his biggest love was in grandchildren. He was a member of Colonial Baptist Church in Plainview.
Preceding him in death are his parents, his wife, Cecil White; a sister, Linda Sue White and a son-in-law, Keith H. Widener.
He is survived by his daughter, Cathy Ann Widener of Plainview; his son, Robert Mack White of Matador; his granddaughter, Keeley, and two great grandsons, Landon and Zachary.
The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to Texas Boys Ranch, 4810 N County Rd 2800, Lubbock, TX 79403