Eloise White Jones passed away on February 3, 2018 at the age of 87 in Fort Smith. She was a member of James Fork Baptist Church in Mansfield. She was an avid Razorback fan and loved listening to her Hogs on the radio.
Eloise was born August 31, 1930 in Scott County, Arkansas to JB and Bess Hawkins. Our loss is heaven's gain as she joins those who've gone before her including the father of her children, George "Pete" White, parents JB and Bess Hawkins, brothers; Hershel, Benoise, Cecil and Theo, sister Freeda Rose and her son-in-law Ronnie Raible.
She is survived by her son Douglas White and wife Kathy of Parks, Arkansas, daughter Twana Troutt and husband Danny of Harrison, Arkansas, daughter Claudette Raible of Fort Smith, Arkansas, sister Bonnie Sue Eddins and husband Wade of Hot Springs, Arkansas, brother Harlan Hawkins of Owasso, Oklahoma, and sister-in-law June Horton of Greenwood, Arkansas.
"Granny" is survived by her grandchildren Dougie White, Kim Bowerman, Dal White, Shanna Troutt, Kerri Hester, Daniel White, Alycia Hart, Kyle Raible and Dakota White. She has 11 great-grandchildren.
Rejoice with us as we celebrate the solid rock of our family and her restored vision and pain free eternal life. A special thank you to North Hall caregivers at Methodist Health and Rehab for all their loving support by going above and beyond to provide excellent care. Thank you also to Peachtree Hospice for their guidance and support.
Services were held 11:00 a.m. Monday February 5, 2018 at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Buffalo Cemetery under the direction of Martin Funeral Home in Waldron.
Pallbearers will be Kyle Raible, Dal White, Chris Hart, Brent Hester, Jeff Bowerman and Daniel White.
Honorary pallbearers are Dougie White, Eddie Hawkins, Wade Eddins, Danny Troutt and Larry White.
Online condolences may be sent at www.martinfuneralhomes.com