Mabel was born May 12, 1927, in Halifax County to the late George Washington Dunston and Susie Johnson Dunston. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd White; her son, Ronnie White and her grandson, Troy White.
She was a member of Harvest Temple Pentecostal Holiness Church for over forty-five years. She was strong in her faith, a very giving and loving person and always liked taking care of others.
Mabel was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her children, Kenny White and his wife Linda, Kathy Jones and her husband Nelson, Debbie Grissom and her husband David all of Roanoke Rapids and Joan Garvey and her husband Vic of Rocky Mount; her sisters, Helen Letchworth of Roanoke Rapids and Linda Ross of Rocky Mount; her grandchildren, Melonie Hammack, Angela White, Stephanie Green, Elizabeth Edwards, Artie Jones, Brandon Grissom, April Jones, Amy Grissom and Neal Grissom; her great-grandchildren, Allison and Cameron Green, Kenlee Hammack, Brianna and Anthony Jones, Spencer and Daniel Edwards, Bristol Grissom, Justin Ngo, Jessica Pearson, Zach Grissom and Bailey Grissom.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Tuesday at Harvest temple Pentecostal Holiness Church with Rev. Norwood Starling officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:00 - 1;00 P.M. prior to the service at the church and other times at the home of her daughter, Debbie Grissom.
Memorials may be made to Falcon Children’s Home, 7569 N West St, Falcon, NC 28342.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hockadayfs.com.