OBITUARY: Ophie Darrel White


Ophie Darrel White, age 89 of Gallatin, passed away on Saturday, December 2, 2023.

Mr. White was born May 15, 1934 in Lafayette to the late Odell Prince White and Elsie Cook White.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Mai “Dolly” Pellam White.

He is survived by son, Kurt White of Gallatin; Tracye White of Gallatin; cousin, Becky Mayes of Franklin, KY; sister-in-law, June Sanders of Gallatin; grandchildren, Scott Strouce (Ashley), Katelyn Michalove (Tyler), and Amanda Strouce; and great-grandchildren, Ezra Michalove, Autumn Michalove, and Henley Strouce.

Mr. White served our country in the United States Army. He retired from AT&T after 30 years of service.

Graveside Service, with Military Honors, will be on Wednesday, December 6th at 2:00 p.m. at Sumner Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 6th from 12:00 p.m. until time to leave for the cemetery at Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin.

Online condolences may be submitted at

Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin, 100 E. Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066. 615-452-7115. Obituary line 615-452-5900. E-mail: [email protected].


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