Jordan M. White, 20, of Beatrice, died Saturday, April 1, 2017 at his residence. He was born on Sept. 13, 1996 at Lincoln and grew up in the Beatrice area. He graduated from Beatrice High School in 2015. He attended Tulsa Welding School where he received his degree in welding on April 16, 2016. He worked at Ex-Mark, Setzer’s, J & J Wire and for Kevin Trauernicht. He enjoyed music, stereos, repairing and remodeling cars, having tattoos, and his dogs, Nova and Zoey.
He is survived by his father, Les (Tammi) White of Beatrice; his mother, Angel Thomas and fiancé T.J. Privett of Wymore; two brothers, Wesley White and Brendan Drees; four sisters, Emma Breland and Ava Breland, Brooke Drees and Brienna Drees; two grandmothers, Caryl Thomas of Beatrice and Judy White of Wymore; step-grandparents, Ron and Kathy Volle of Beatrice; two great-grandmothers, Virginia Thomas of Beatrice and Joyce Wilson of Wymore; great-grandpa, Richard Thomas and wife Pepper of Burchard; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by two grandfathers, Leslie White, Sr. and Michael Thomas; grandmother, DeAnna Volle; an aunt Michelle Thomas and an uncle James White.
Funeral services will be held at Friday, on April 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Christ Community Church, with Pastor Jack Magness, officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice. A family prayer service will be held at 1:45 p.m. on Friday at the church. A memorial has been established to the family’s choice with Steve and Shelly Crosier in charge. The body will lie in state at the Fox Funeral home from 12 noon Wednesday until 9 p.m. Thursday and at the church one hour preceding the services on Friday. A guestbook for signatures and messages of condolence is available online at www.foxfuneralhome.net. Fox Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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