November 1, 1930 ~ April 9, 2021

Born in: Hartford, KY
Resided in: Hartford, KY

Virginia P. White, age 90, of Hartford, Kentucky passed away Friday, April 9, 2021 at Grayson Nursing & Rehab in Leitchfield, Kentucky. She was born November 1, 1930 in Hartford, Kentucky the daughter of Robert Lee and Evie Felty Embry.

Virginia was a hard working woman who enjoyed working in her lawn and flowers. She was especially proud to be able to still run a chain saw and mow seven acres at the age of 90.

Aside from her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, John William White, Sr. and one sister Mildred Nelson.

Left to honor Virginia’s memory are her daughter, Susan Baxley (Terry) of Hartford, and her son, John White (Mary Jo) of Olaton, one granddaughter, April Coble (Jeremy), three siblings, Odrey Embry (Cova), Louise Foreman, and Carroll Embry (Sharon).

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. noon on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at Miller Schapmire Funeral Home in Hartford with Pastor Jeremy Ruegg officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice of Western Kentucky, 3409 Wathen’s Crossing, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

All who wish to honor Virginia at the visitation and funeral are required to wear a mask while inside the funeral home for the safety of all those in attendance.

Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. White. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Virginia P. White, at


Visitation: April 13, 2021 10:00 am - April 13, 2021 12:00 pm

Miller Schapmire Funeral Home
114 West Walnut Street
Hartford, KY 42347

Funeral: April 13, 2021 12:00 pm

Miller Schapmire Funeral Home
114 West Walnut Street
Hartford, KY 42347

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  1. So so sorry Susan ! I know you loved your momma and this is such a big loss to you! My heart goes out to you! Hugs and prayers 🙏

  2. So beautful dear Susan your mother lived an incredible long and healthy life surrounded by love always ❤️🌹🌷🌸❤️

  3. Susan I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. She was a beautiful woman inside and out and raised a daughter who is the same way. Sending my Love and Prayers to you and your family!

  4. I can’t put into words how sorry I am for the loss of this wonderful lady, ny heart is breaking for her family . You are all in my prayers

  5. I am so sad to hear this news. Virginia was such a wonderful and a special lady to me. I will be thinking of You all and lifting you up in prayer🙏🙏🙏

  6. Thinking of you Susan, Terry, John, Mary Jo, April and families. Virginia was a sweet, dear lady. You were so blessed to have her in your lives these many years–a blessing from God. Prayers for all and sending my love and friendship.

  7. Terry and Susan, you are in are thoughts and prayers. All are love and hugs,

    Bob and Jolene Baxley

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