Visitation Information:

September 13th, 2018 at 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery
4121 Falcon Parkway Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Service Information:

September 14th, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery
4121 Falcon Parkway Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Mr. Clay White, 86

~~Mr. Clay White, age 86, of Flowery Branch, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 14, 2018, in the Chapel of Memorial Park South Funeral Home (Flowery Branch) with interment following at Memorial Park Cemetery (Gainesville). Rev. Phil Carpenter will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 13, 2018, at Memorial Park South Funeral Home.

Mr. White was born June 24, 1932, to the late Lewis and Willie Mae White in Buford. He was a graduate of Buford High School, where he was an outstanding athlete and attended the University of Georgia. Mr. White was a Marine Corps Veteran and was retired from the United States Postal Service. Mr. White was also an active, devoted member of Chestnut Mountain Church, where he taught Sunday School and coordinated the Wednesday Night Service meals.  He was a devoted member of the Jesus Now Class and was involved with church theatrical productions, including the Judgment House and Easter events. A church mission trip to Romania was a highlight of his life. He lived the Fruit of the Spirit every day of his life.

Mr. White is survived by his daughters, Ravonda (Robin) Bargeron of Macon; and Kim Beck of Flowery Branch; stepson, Blanton Kim Griffin of Gainesville; grandchildren, Adelyn (Brock) Boleman and Greyson Bargeron; brother, David (Jean) White of Cleveland; sister, Vicki (Jerry) Payne of Gainesville; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel Dove White; parents; sister, Mildred Maddox; and his former wife, Belle McKinzey.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Chestnut Mountain Church, 4903 Chestnut Mountain Circle, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542.

Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of arrangements. Please send online condolences to

Condolences 10
Dwight Skinner 2018-09-11 16:54:44
Sorry to hear about the loss of my good neighbour, he will be missed,The Skinner Family
Sherry Smith 2018-09-12 06:26:43
Uncle Clay was a very gentle man and I will miss him! I know he is heaven with Jesus! See u again! Loved him!
TAMMY HULSEY 2018-09-12 06:46:24
I have always thought a lot of Clay and Rachel. I am sorry to hear of your loss but our loss is heaven's gain. Praying for the family.
SherrySmith 2018-09-12 14:35:59
My uncle Clay was a very sweet gentle man. He love the Lord. We would always talk about Jesus. Going miss him.He loved my mom very much!😢
Alan and Robyn Porter 2018-09-12 15:34:04
Sorry to hear about the passing of sweet Mr. Clay. I know he is rejoicing as he is with his Lord. He will be missed.
Paula Jones 2018-09-12 15:53:03
So sorry to learn of this. Clay was a dear friend and neighbor. He will be missed.
Dennis and Phyllis Lundgren 2018-09-12 20:54:00
We will miss our friend, and fellow member of the Jesus Now Sunday School class. His hope was in the Lord Jesus Christ and the promise that to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. May God bless and comfort the family in the days ahead.
Dana Hooper Wigley 2018-09-12 21:47:59
It was with great sadness that we learned of Mr. Clay's passing. I was childnood friends with his daughters Kim and RaVonda and still keep in touch with them to this day. Mr. Clay was a great man, A Godly man, he brought joy to all those around him. The sun will be a little dimmer without Mr. Clay in this world but he is feasting now with our Lord and Saviour. We love you Mr. Clay, please give my Daddy a hug in heaven! With much love, Etheleen Hooper, Douglas & Maritza Hooper, Donnie Hooper, Dana & Grey Wigley
Stanley Bennett 2018-09-13 18:21:56
Clay and I grew up as neighbors. We played together and attended Buford school together. He was not only my good friend but he was my buddy. I will see you later. oh yes we nicked him sager he was very strong.
Kris Jorgensen 2018-09-14 13:20:54
Dearest Kim, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your sweet dad. It was always so nice to see the two of you together at church smiling and greeting everyone. He will be sorely missed.
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