The Family of  Florence Hearns White

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Florence Hearns White, 74, of Troy, VA departed this life peacefully on June 11, 2015, at University of Virginia Medical Center. She was born on October 27, 1940, to the late Clarance Anderson and Sadie Hearns. She was proceeded in death by her husband Robert James White SR, a daughter Cheryl Hearns Ferron, sisters Grace Hearns and Audrey Hearns Mills.

She was a former employee of UVA Health Center for many years. She retired from Kroger after 15 years of service. Sister Florence received Christ at an early age at Union Run Baptist Church. In later years she became a Watchcare member at Springfield Baptist Church. Serving on the missionary board, usher board and a choir member for many years before moving her membership to EUIFBC in 2011. There she continued to serve on the usher board and sung on the choir. She leaves to cherish her memories seven loving children; three daughters, Rosa Hearns and Meridith White of Troy, VA, and Diane Hearns of Charlottesville, VA; four sons, Prescott Hearns, Robert Jr., and Tony White all of Troy, VA and Richard White of Atlanta, GA. She is also survived by a sister, Patricia McCullough of Charlottesville, VA; nine grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; three special close friends, Linda Jones, Mable Holiday and Nicole Washington; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Union Run Baptist Church with Pastor Rickey White officiating and the Reverend Victor L. Williams delivering the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the services.

J. F. Bell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.