Jesse L. White of Collinsville, Ill., born in Greenville, Ill., passed away Sunday, December 23, 2012, at his residence.
Jesse trained and raced horses at Fairmont Park Race
Track. He was a member of the H.B.P.A. (Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Association), and an Army veteran.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Jane, nee Daly, White; his parents, J. Wesley White and Myrtle L., nee Galey, White; a daughter, Lou Ann House; a sister, Evelyn Daniels Ely; and a brother, James Killman.
Surviving are a son, Dennis House of DuBuque, Iowa; two daughters, Lisa (Jack) Graham of Centralia, Ill., and Sharon (Keith) Wallman of Herculaneum, Mo.; seven grandchildren, Paul and Jason Skinner, Dennis House, Jr. and Monica Van Ess, and Tori, John and William Graham; two great-grandchildren, Jack Skinner and Avery Van Ess; and a sister, Noma (Hershel) Bryant of Wyoming.
Memorials may be made to IL H.P.B.A, P.O. Box 429, Caseyville, Ill., 62232. For condolences please go to www.barrywilsonfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, December 28, 2012, at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, 2800 North Center Street, Maryville, Ill., 62062.
Funeral: Private graveside service will be held at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Ill.
BARRY WILSON FUNERAL HOME, Maryville, Ill.