May 29, 1990
NEWPORT NEWS – Oscar White, 75, died Tuesday, May 22, in Washington Hospital, Washington,D.C.
A native of Georgetown, S.C., Mr. White retired from Newport News Shipbuilding after 40 years. He was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Sherlene W. Lucas of Washington, D.C.; two sisters, Marie Rivers and Shirley Smith of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and a brother, Joseph White of Bridgeport, Conn.
A funeral will be held at noon Wednesday in Gethsemane Baptist Church by the Rev. Dwight Riddick. Burial will be in Pleasant Shade Cemetery, Hampton.
The body will be placed in church at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
Cooke Bros. Funeral Chapel is in charge.