Larry "Luke" White

December 13, 1963 ~ July 23, 2019 (age 55)

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Larry Neale “Luke” White, 55, of Phelps, KY, passed away at his residence on July 23rd, 2019.  He was born December 13, 1963, in Williamson, WV, a son of Phyllis Gayle “Dotson” White Walls of Phelps, KY, and the late Luther White. 

Luke was a retired car man from N&W railroad, coached little league, and was of the Apostolic faith.  He was a member of the Thomas DeVenney Masonic Lodge #928 of Freeburn, KY, and was a Kentucky Colonel.  He loved to play golf, do crossword puzzles, ride his Harley motorcycle, and play his guitar.  Luke was a huge Pittsburg Steeler football fan, UK basketball fan, and loved to play and sing in church.

In addition to his mother, those left to honor his memory include his wife: Lou Ann White of Phelps, KY; his three sons: Ethan Luther (Caitlin) White of Church Hill, TN; Travis Franklin (Stacy) White of San Diego, CA & Zachary Blake White of Phelps, KY; two step daughters: Courtney (Josh) Runyon of Turkey Creek, KY & Erica Taylor of Williamson, WV; one sister: Sheila Gayle (the late Johnny) McGuire of Lexington, KY; one niece: Scarlett Krystal Pinson of Lexington, KY; & eight grandchildren: Eli Keith White, Vera Hope White, Nora Rhea White, all of Church Hill, TN; Jayden Brook Runyon, Dalton Gage Taylor, Savannah Runyon, McKenzie Runyon, Bentley Taylor, all of Turkey Creek, KY & a host of family and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, July 26th, 2019 at the Jones & West Funeral Home with Reverend Opie Ray Harris officiating.

Burial will follow in the George W. Dotson Cemetery, Phelps, KY with Andrew Prater, Cory Hatfield, Pete Maynard, Josh Runyon, & friends and family serving as pallbearers.

Visitation will be from 6:00 – 10:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home.  Masonic Rites will be observed.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Jones & West Funeral Home of Phelps, KY.  The guestbook may be signed at  

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