John Barnard White
April 11, 1934 ~ April 23, 2015
Viewings: Friday, May 1 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, UT and on Saturday 10:00 to 10:40 a.m. at the Willard LDS 6th Ward Chapel, 8280 South Highway 89, Willard, UT from
Funeral services: Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Willard LDS 6th Ward Chapel, 8280 South Highway 89, Willard, UT
Interment: Brigham City Cemetery
WILLARD – Our loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend, John Barnard White, 81, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 23, 2015 in Perry, Utah. He was born on March 11, 1934 in Ogden, Utah, a son of John F. and Gladys Brown White. He was reared and educated in Willard, Utah, and graduated from Box Elder High School and attended Utah State University in Horticulture. He married Sharon Paul on April 13, 1959 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They had three children, Lisa, Shelley and Chris White. They were later divorced. He married Carla Schow on April 14, 1978 in the Ogden LDS Temple. She preceded him in death on September 18, 2012. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Willard 6th Ward. John sang with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 20 years, chorister and was a high priest. He enjoyed playing the piano, singing, and being with his family. Surviving are his three children: Lisa (Mike) Johnson; Shelley White (Kathryn Stockton); Chris (Michelle) White; three step children; Marlene Peralta; Zon Everetts; Chuck Everetts; 18 grandchildren, and 28 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Carla. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Willard LDS 6th Ward Chapel, 8280 South Highway 89, Willard, UT. Viewings will be held on Friday, May 1 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, UT and on Saturday at the church from 10:00 to 10:40 a.m. Interment will be in the Brigham City Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by the Combined Box Elder Honor Guard.
To Lisa and family:
I am so sorry for your loss and offer my sincere condolences. May the memories you hold dear ease your pain and grief at this most difficult time.
I'm very sorry to hear that John has passed. I remember you both did so much for my family and especially for my brother Todd. He remembers you all fondly.