Audrey Roberson White
Audrey Roberson White
  • November 12, 1939 - January 1, 2016
  • Virginia

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Audrey Roberson White, 76, of Cascade, died on Friday, January 1, 2016 at her home. She was born on November, 12, 1939 in Bassett, VA, to the late Herbert Charlie Roberson and Myrtle Agee Roberson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Roberson, and four brothers-in-law: Buck Pritchett, Lloyd Lawrence, A.C. Hall, and John Hall.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Glen Edgar White of the home; a son, Glenn Wayne White, also of the home; two granddaughters, Hillary White Robinson of Martinsville and Anne Elizabeth White of Patrick County. Audrey is also survived by five sisters: Lovelene Hall of Martinsville; Lorene Pritchett of Eden, NC; Opal Hall of Martinsville; Eleanor Lawrence of Chatham; and Sandra Woodford of Bassett and many beloved nieces and nephews.

Her love for the unique and appreciation in making old things new through her artistic abilities led her to own and operate Glendale Gallery Antiques in Bassett for many years before furthering her education to become a teacher.

After dedicating her life to educating students in Patrick and Henry Counties, Audrey retired from Henry County Public Schools in 2005.

There will be a private memorial service at Mount Herman Church of the Brethren Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.