Family of Onnie Ethridge SMALL (46) & Lela Mae McADAMS
Obituary: Mabel Pauline Small Pounders, 91, of Houma, LA, and formerly of Palmyra, passed away Saturday, February 10, in Houma. Funeral services were held Thursday, February 15 at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra. Burial was held at Greenwood Cemetery in Palmyra. Mabel was born December 18, 1915, in Pegget, Ark., to Onnie E. and Lela Mae McAdams Small. She was married to Virgil E. White on February 17, 1937 in Lexington, TN. He preceded her in death October 12, 1967. Survivors include sons, Charles (Charlotte) White of Houma and James (Carol) White of Chandler, Arizona; brothers, Elwood, Charles and Waymond Small; sisters, Mary Elizabath Holson and Helen Hinson; 8 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 2 step-great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, John David White; and 3 brothers. Mabel was a homemaker. She loved to make quilts and cook. She was loved by all. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Hannibal.
On 17 Feb 1937 when Mabel Pauline was 21, she married Virgil E. WHITE, in Lexington, Henderson County, Tennessee. Virgil E. died on 12 Oct 1967.
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