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Jessie Lee White, 99, of Stanton, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at her residence. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at the Evergreen Cemetery Chapel with the Rev. David Harp officiating.
Jessie was born Dec. 12, 1913 to Perry and Nellie Martin in Palestine, Texas.
She is survived by four sons, Edward (Sonny) Henson and wife, Teri of Stanton, Earl Henson of Spokane, Wash., Bobby Henson and wife, Carol of Ben Brook, and Jimmy Shaw and wife, Linda of Midland; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three husbands; her parents; two brothers, Roy and Earl Martin; one sister, Mildred Reynolds; one son, Leslie Henson; and three grandsons.
She will be laid to rest next to her husband, Bud Shaw.
The family suggests memorials be made to the First Baptist Mission Program, P.O. Box 1168, Stanton, TX 79782 or to Hospice of Midland, PO Box 2621, Midland, TX 79701.
Arrangements under the direction of Gilbreath Funeral Home of Stanton. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com