Virgil G. White, 79, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013. Virgil was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace White, Evelyn Maitland; and his siblings, Wallace J. White, Jr., Russell White, Virginia White Cochs, Joan White Tulloh and Juanita Fisher. He is survived by his son, Gilbert C. "Buddy" White and his wife, Lee; one grandson, Michael White; a brother, Macey W. White; and sister, Shirley Higdon.
Mr. White was a graduate of Randolph Macon College and worked for the Commonwealth of Virginia for over 30 years.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd. where a funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday. Interment in Westhampton Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Research Hospital at www. stjude.org.