Carroll Dean ‘Junior’ White
Carroll Dean White Jr., Junior to everyone who knew him, passed away August 2, 2021 after a battle with Stage 4 lung cancer. He was at home surrounded by his family and friends.
Junior was born August 14, 1963 to Linda McFarland and Carroll D. White in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. At the age of 12, he moved from Kentcky to Utah with his stepdad, mother and brother Steven. He graduated from Kanab High School, then went on to college for 1 year.
Junior had his first child, Andrea, with Annie Neal Young (Young) in 1988, then in 1998 he had a son, Brandon, with Tina Riding (White). For 10 years Junior worked for Glazier’s Food Town, then moved to the maintenance crew at Best Friends for 16 years. Junior was a dedicated, reliable, and hard worker.
Over the years, Jr. was a collector of many things. He was also passionate about music, reading, and writing. He loved all music, would read anything he could get his hands on, and loved writing stories.
Junior is survived by his wife Tina of 25 years; son Brandon White; daughters Andrea (Niall) Anderson, Amber (Colby) Button, and Amanda Pearson; brother Steven White; and 10 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father Carroll White and mother Linda Donathan.
A celebration of life party was held on August 6, 2021 at 6 PM at Angel’s Landing at Best Friends. Arrangements were made with Mosdell Mortuary.