Eugene E. White died Dec. 10, 2013, at Crossroads Living Center in Delta. He was 90.
No services will be held at this time.
Mr. White was born in Delta May 12, 1923, to Ervin and Sarah (Stallings) White. He grew up on the farm and ranch his grandparents homesteaded. He attended school in Delta, graduating from Delta High School in 1941.
On Feb. 7, 1942, he joined the U.S. Army. He served in the 10th Mountain Division and was deployed to Italy.
He married Goldie Midkiff in 1944.
Mr. White worked for the telephone company for 35 years in California and retired from Mountain Bell in February 1981.
After his retirement, Mr. White moved to Cedaredge. He was a member of the Cedaredge Assembly of God.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, horses and country living.
Mr. White is survived by two sons, Daniel White of Atascadero, Calif., and Larry White; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Goldie; and a son, Michael White.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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