ROSE HILL COMMUNITY — Diane B. White, age 70, of the Rose Hill Community near Rison, went to be with our Lord, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. She was born July 27, 1942, in Little Rock, a daughter of the late Thomas Carroll Butcher and Jimmie McAuliffe Butcher. Mrs. White graduated from Rison High School and Capitol City Business College. She retired from England Farms and helped in the operation of the family business, Rusty W Farms. Mrs. White was a member of the DAR, Cleveland County Historical Society and Rison Baptist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, grandkids and great grandson. Mrs. White was also preceded in death by her husband, Russell Mack White Sr.
Mrs. White is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Russell Mack (Rusty) White Jr., and Kristi Lloyd White of the Rose Hill Community, foster daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda Hopper Brown and Jason Brown of Van Buren, brothers, Tommy Butcher of Rison and David Butcher of Kirby; sister; Jamie Todd of Searcy; five grandchildren, Blake White, Hunter White, Cody White, Isabella Brown and Braxton Brown; one great grandson, Skyler White. The family will receive friends from 6- 8 p.m., Friday, March 8, 2013 at Buie Funeral Home in Rison.
Funeral services are 3:00 p.m., Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Buie Funeral Home with Brother Wade Totty officiating. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jimmy Todd, John Todd, Butch Butcher, Tony White, Lyn Lloyd, Greg Bradshaw, Jesse Lunsford and Jeremy Duncan. Memorials may be made to Rison Baptist Church Youth Activities Building Fund, P. O. Box 404, Rison, Arkansas 71665. Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870) 325–6216. Online condolences at www.buiefuneralhome.com.