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    Wednesday, September 05 2018
    Martha Lee Gay White

    Posted by: Clarke & Staples Funeral Homes, Inc. AT 02:09 pm   |  Permalink   |  10 Comments  |  Email
    My thoughts are with the White family and friends. Very hard too lose your Mom🙏😔 God Bless
    Posted by Boo(Whittaker)Caudle on 09/06/2018 - 04:25 PM
    So sorry to hear this. Love and prayers are with you all!
    Posted by Denise & David Crenshaw on 09/06/2018 - 04:39 PM
    Fond memories of all our family get togethers. Prayers to all the family.
    Posted by Linda Green Gloster on 09/06/2018 - 05:05 PM
    Thoughts and prayers to each of you. Memories will help ease the pain. Blessings, Betsy
    Posted by Betsy Newcomb Long on 09/06/2018 - 05:56 PM
    Teresa and family, We are so sorry for your loss. You are being lifted in our prayers. Sharon Harrup and Joyce Daniel
    Posted by Sharon Harrup on 09/06/2018 - 06:01 PM
    Prayers for the family as they go thru this difficult time.
    Posted by Allan and Nellie Cichorz on 09/06/2018 - 06:11 PM
    I'm sorry for y'alls lost , always thought a lot of Martha Lee Sincerely Bobby Bailey
    Posted by Bobby Bailey on 09/06/2018 - 06:48 PM
    God bless and comfort you in the loss of your mother. May your wonderful memories sustain you in the days ahead.
    Posted by Jackie B. Conner on 09/06/2018 - 08:22 PM
    So sorry for your loss. May the Lord bless and sustain you in the days and weeks ahead.
    Posted by Elizabeth Perez on 09/07/2018 - 08:12 AM
    Sorry to hear. She was a nice lady. Heartfelt sympathy to the family.
    Posted by Mike Pettry on 09/24/2018 - 07:24 PM

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    The Lord commenced the soul of Martha Lee Gay White, 86, of Victoria, Va. into his hands on Sept. 5, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Robert Bennett Gay and Hilda Bruce Gay; wife of the late Cullen Carrington “C.C.” White, Jr.; grandmother of the late, Kelley R. Nowlin; and sister of the late, Bob Gay, Butler Gay, Ike Gay, Joe Gay and Lucille Gay Bragg. She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Nowlin (Jimmy), Patricia Rickman (Roger), Teresa Holder (Tommy) and Donna Reese (Roger); one son, Chuck White; five grandchildren, Chris Rickman, Gay Nowlin, Forrest Rickman, Jennifer Cather and Jonathan Holder; six great-grandchildren, Kynzie Nowlin, Jamerson Cather, Jefferson Rickman, Delaney Rickman, Elijah Holder and Emilie Holder. Martha Lee was a member of Victoria Baptist Church. She retired as a telephone operator for Fort Pickett and later worked at the Lunenburg Post Office. In her younger years she was an avid athlete, playing both basketball and softball. Later in life she enjoyed cooking, sewing, reading and spending time with her family. The family will receive friends at the Staples Funeral Home on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 10:30AM to 11:30AM Graveside services to follow in the Lakeview Cemetery, Victoria. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to your favorite charity in memory of Martha Lee. Online condolences may be made at

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