William Kirby White of Stillwater, OK peacefully passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017. William, known to all as Kirby, was born in Prattville, Alabama in 1931 to Ruth Kirby White. Kirby attended college at Auburn University where he achieved a Bachelors in Civil Engineering. He served in the army during the Korean War period and was honorably discharged as a Captain. He spent his career working for Phillips Petroleum Company until his retirement in 1995. He is preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Kirby White and wife, Mary Sue White. His survivors include his daughters Kathryn Ann White of Tulsa, Ok and Rachel Sue Shreffler of Stillwater, OK, son-in-law Thomas Donald Shreffler, Jr. and grandchildren Abigail Erin, Addison Marie and Emory Elizabeth Shreffler and William Montgomery Batcheler White. A graveside service will be held in Caldwell, Tx. In lieu of flowers, he wished donations be made to Our Daily Bread at PO Box 1721, Stillwater, OK 74076.
Published on June 2, 2017