Florent "Bud" White, loving husband and father of one daughter passed away at age 65 on Monday, May 3, 2021 in Springfield, Oregon. Bud was born on April 8, 1956 to Agnes Ann (Van De Weghe) White in Yreka California. In 1974 he enlisted in the US Coast Guard and served four years. On September 2, 1976, he married Myrtle Lewis. They raised one daughter, Anne.
Bud made Carteret County his home for 37 years. During those years he served his community as a volunteer firefighter in Beaufort for 17 years, and spent 28 years working for the Town of Beaufort and the Carteret County Water department. He was known for his hard work, kind personally and devotion to his family.
Bud was preceded in death by his mother, Agnes.
He is survived by his wife Myrtle, his daughter Anne, grandsons William White, Zackery Smith and Jaylin Turner, one great grandson William White Jr, his brother Corky White, and his sister Jodie Smith.
Funeral arrangements are currently being made and his service will be held in Hornbrook, California.
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Arrangements by Noe Funeral Service, Inc. of Beaufort, NC.
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