Wanda L. White

July 4, 1949 - September 8, 2021

Wanda L. White, age 72 of Owensboro, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Owensboro on July 4, 1949 the daughter of Richard and Coreen Talbot Calhoun.

Wanda was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church. She enjoyed playing games and walking. But her best love was shown by spending time with her family especially her grandchildren.

Aside from her mother, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Patrice White; six brothers, Jackie Calhoun; Ernest Hanley; Marion Calhoun; Joseph Calhoun; Richard Calhoun; and John Hanley; and one sister, Marilyn Miller.

Left to honor Wanda’s memory, are her husband, Richard L. White, Sr.; her children, Glen Calhoun (Donna); Richard L. White, Jr. (Connie); Rose Bennett; and Maurice White (Angel); twelve grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren, and five siblings; Jerry Hanley (Sue); Terry Calhoun; William Talbot; James Calhoun and Janice Morton.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 13, 2021 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be in Owensboro Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am until service time Monday at the funeral home.

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