Beulah M. White, 93, of New Britain fell asleep in death on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017. She was born in Rustburg, Va., on Nov. 29, 1924, to the late John W. and Mary V. Jones. She married her husband, Douglas White on Feb. 4, 1962. They enjoyed a loving marriage full of laughter for 50 years. Beulah was known for her warm hospitality. She enjoyed opening her home to friends and family, who could count on leaving with full stomachs and big smiles. She is very much appreciated for caring tirelessly for her family, including her grandchildren. In 1975, Beulah became one of Jehovah’s Witnesses and spent much of her time with her husband sharing good news from the Bible with her neighbors.
Mrs. White was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas R. White, four sisters, and four brothers. She is survived by her three children, Joyce A. Ferguson Fleming and her husband, Richard, of Washington, D.C., Callie V. Ferguson and his wife, Terry, of New Britain, Conn., and M. Victoria White of New Britain; five sisters, one brother, and two brothers-in-law, Elizabeth Harrison, Alma Jones, Eleanora and James Richardson, Lyvonia Napier, Pauline and Jimmy Cruz, and Claude Jones; her grandchildren, Dana and Cory Blue, Alexis and Raymond Butler, Ashley and Aaron Smith, Spencer D. Williams, Theresa and Christian Kemp; four great-grandchildren, and a host of nephews and nieces.
Services will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 234 Farmington Ave., Berlin, Conn.