James Earl White was a Bath County native and a retired roofer. He is survived by two sons, Jim White (Patricia) of Sharpsburg and Anthony White (Missi) of Sharpsburg; one daughter, Wally Spencer (Ricky) of Paris; three brothers, David White of Indiana, Ralph White (Judy) of Indiana and Fred White (Eva) of Tollsboro; two sisters, Dorothy Craycraft of Sharpsburg and Rhonda Morera of Mt. Sterling; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren. James is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
James was preceded in death by his wife, Henrietta T. White; his parents, Clarence White and Ruth Manley, his stepmother, Majorie A. White; one sister, Elizabeth "Libby" Hatton and one grandson, James Andrew White.