Joan White, 1936-2019


Funeral services for Joan White, 82, of Mineola were April 25 at Beaty Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was at Cedar Memorial Gardens in Mineola.

Mrs. White passed away April 20, 2019 in Mineola.

She was born Sept. 9, 1936, in Houston to the late Carl Befeld and Lois Befeld. She worked in retail and was a member of St. Dunstan Episcopal Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Lois Befeld; her husband, Frank White; and a brother, Carl Albert Befeld Jr.

Survivors include her son, Robert White of Mineola; daughters, Kathy Dillard of Tyler and Karen Tunnell of Mineola; sister, Carolyn McKendry of Mineola; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.