Jessie Darwin White, 78, of Hilliard, FL passed away Friday, June 4, 2021. He was born on December 26, 1942 in Jacksonville, FL to the late Paul and Nellie Bias. He was a volunteer fire fighter for Hilliard Fire Department and was in the Nassau County Sheriff posse.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Diana Jane White.
He is survived by his children, Lee (Denise) Pickett, Jr., Lisa (Howard) Cushman, and Billy (Glenda) White; his grandchildren, Robert Pickett, Lee Pickett III, Cody (Jonni) Pickett, Nick McFarlane, Matt (Olivia) McFarlane, Randi Pierce, Tiffany (Levi) Holton, Tabbatha (Devin) Dowling, Ashley (Ryan) White, Abbi (Steven) White, Billy White, Jr., Alyssa White, and Brianna Nelson; great-grandchildren, Lane Pickett, Kailey Pickett, Bentley Pickett, Josiah Peel, Gunner Holton, and Willow Holton; and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The family received friends on Sunday, June 6 at Shepard Roberson Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services were held Monday, June 7 at the First Assembly of God in Hilliard, FL with Rev. Arlie Johns officiating. Burial followed in Oakwood Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home, Folkston.