The Edmond Sun

April 9, 2013

Marti White


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Marti White, 57, was called home on April 9, 2013. She was born June 29, 1955 in St. Louis, Mo., to Vernon and Ruth Bell. Marti grew up in Cahokia, Ill., and moved to Oklahoma in 1972 to attend Oklahoma Christian College. While there, she met Chuck White and they married in November 1975. Chuck, Marti and their three children, Colin, Aaron and Laini, lived in Midwest City for 28 years.

    Marti taught at Ridgecrest Elementary for more than 16 years where she touched the many lives of her students, parents and co-workers.

    She is survived by her husband, Chuck; their children, Colin, Aaron and Laini White; daughters-in-law Emily and Allison, and her two grandchildren, Cason and Kendall White. She is also survived by her mother, Ruth Bell; two brothers, Wes Bell and Steve Bell, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and family members.

    Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday April 11, at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond and family will receive friends at that time.

    Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13 at Edmond Church of Christ, 9th and Bryant in Edmond, with a family only graveside service to follow.