Norma J. White, 79, El Dorado passed away Jan. 16 in El Dorado.

Norma’s life began on January 7, 1941, in Cincinatti, Ohio; the daughter of Roscoe and Dorothy (Simmerman) Jump.

Norma was united in marriage to Pete White on September 14, 1993 in Pasadena, Texas. She enjoyed bingo, playing various card games such as Rook and Wahoo!. She was especially lucky at the casino. Norma was a faithful member of the Temple Baptist Church. Her greatest joy in life was her family, which includes her husband, Pete of El Dorado; children Marcia (Mike) Goldsmith of El Dorado, Sherry (Rick) Neubauer of Augusta, Dale (Sabrina) Benton of Deer Park, Texas, Dena (Sean) Jones of El Dorado, Cheyann (Mark) Houts of Roulett, Texas, Chris (Becky) Hooper of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Shawn (Sarah) White of Chesapeake, Virginia, Michelle (Ryan) Doody of Williamsburg, Virginia, and Robert (Barbara) White of Manchester, England; 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her daughters Anita Benton and Linda Edwards; grandson Troy Ahlstedt; siblings Robert and George Jump and her parents.

Friends may gather with the family from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 21, 2020) at the Carlson Colonial Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 1p.m. Wednesday (Jan 22, 2020) at the Temple Baptist Church in El Dorado. Norma will be laid to rest at Walnut Valley Memorial Park. Memorial contributions in Norma’s name may be directed to the Temple Baptist Church Missions Fund. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Norma at www.carlsoncolonial.com