Alta Ladell White, 89, of Paducah, formerly of Mayfield, Ky., passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2010, at 1:35 a.m. at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 9, 2010, at the Lone Oak Chapel of Milner & Orr Funeral Home with Dr. Dan Summerlin officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Ladell was born January 6, 1921, to Merritt Maurice Moore and the former Mable Kate Usher. She was a retired homemaker, a lifetime member of Lone Oak First Baptist Church and a former member of The Homemakers.
Ladell is survived by her two daughters, Pamela Crow of Paducah, Ky., and Paula Arant and husband Douglas of Marshall County, Ky.; one sister, Laverne Galloway of Mayfield, Ky.; and one grandson, Cody Allen Arant of Marshall County, Ky.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard Dean White; and one brother, Wilson Edgar Moore.
Visitation will be held at the Lone Oak Chapel of Milner & Orr Funeral Home from 3 until 6 p.m. Friday, January 8, 2010, and again Saturday from 8 a.m. until the funeral hour.
Memorial contributions may be made in the form of contributions to Lone Oak First Baptist Church, 3601 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY 42003; or American Heart Association, Kentucky Region, 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222.
You may leave a message of comfort or light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com.