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Visitation

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Monday July 12th, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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Funeral Service

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Monday July 12th, 2021
10:00am

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Lois Ivon White

Lois Ivon White, age 96 of Clever, passed away July 9, 2021. She was born February 2, 1925 the daughter of Earl and Gladys (Baker) Gilmore. On March 4, 1944, Lois was united in marriage to Confrey “Dude” Elmer White. To this union, a daughter, Connie was born. Lois was a longtime member of Jamesville Baptist Church. Dude preceded Lois in death on December 1, 2016. Lois was an excellent cook. One of her specialties was chocolate pie. She enjoyed embroidery, gardening and working on the family farm. Lois was more than a homemaker, taking care of her neighbors as well as her family. Survivors include her daughter, Connie Ellingsworth and husband Bob of Nixa, grandchildren, Brad Ellingsworth and wife Melanie, Karla Berziel and husband Donnie; great grandchildren, Gunner Ellingsworth, Madison Ellingsworth, Ashley Bumgarner and husband Steve, Crystal Arthur and husband Luke, Logan Prust and Nathan Bumgarner, Emma Arthur and Ellie Arthur; a sister, Juanita Bryant; nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband, Lois was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Clinton Gilmore, Edgar Gilmore, Johnny Gilmore, and Jimmie Gilmore. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, July 12, 2021, at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa with Pastor Rick Washam and Pastor Jamie Bilyeu officiating. Burial will follow at Union Ridge Cemetery, Clever. Visitation will be from 9-10 A.M. immediately before the funeral in the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to Union Ridge Cemetery.

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Rick, Belinda, Valerie ,Lori, & Brian Jul 11 2021 12:00 AM

Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Hugs

Analee Phillips Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

Lois was so kind, generous and patient with my sister and I growing up. What a wonderful lady she was. I'm a better person for having known her. Bryan Pennington

Bryan Pennington Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with your family during this difficult time.

The Pennington Family Jul 10 2021 12:00 AM

Love and prayers for the family. God Bless Thinking of you. Keet and Candy Short

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