Delina White, 55, of Salina, passed from this life on Saturday, June 6, 2020 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. She was born on October 23, 1964 in Houston, Texas; the daughter of John Lee and Patsy (Starr) White. Delina attended Pryor Schools and later went to work for the State of Missouri. Her children and grandchildren meant the world to her. She made all her grandchildren Easter baskets every year. She also loved and enjoyed taking care of Carl Smith. Delina leaves behind many memories for her family to cherish.
Funeral services for Delina will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Blue Springs Baptist Church with Reverend Lorne Beck officiating. Burial will follow in the Ballou Cemetery with Tadpole White, Larry Beavers, Brian Tucker, Mark Loco, Jacob Rowland, and Anthony Ballou serving as casket bearers. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at Shipman’s Funeral Home. To leave her family a message, please visit her Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Delina is survived by her sons, Jimi White and Jennifer Bighorse of Pryor, Russell Stone and wife Kelsey of Oklahoma City, and Michael Stone of Spavinaw; daughters, Tina Scott of Kenwood, Crystal White and Cordel Smith of Pryor, and Johnna White and TJ Kingfisher of Salina; brother, Philip White and wife Kim of Salina; sister, Terri Smith and husband Justin of Pryor; 12 grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Patsy; and granddaughter, Kaylee White.