Martha Ellen Male White, 80, passed away August 26, 2019 at Abingdon Health and Rehab in Abingdon, VA.

Mrs. White was born February 19, 1939 to the late Willard and Ruth Armstrong Male in Somerset, PA.

In her spare time she enjoyed writing, making baskets, drawing, working on her genealogy, antiques, and going to auctions. She enjoyed her career of being a nurse for over 30 years where she could do what she loved most, helping the community she loved to serve.    

Including her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Frank Hope White; brother, Harold Male; sister, Dantes Doyle; granddaughter, Ashley White; and brother-in-law, Dick Doyle.

Survivors include, three daughters, Ellen White and husband Marc Lurie; Reba and husband Steve Profitt; Brandi and husband Allen Hay; two sons, Charles and wife Connie White; and Earl and wife Misti White; one brother, George Male; sister-in-law, Lois Male; grandchildren, Steven, Courtney, Christopher, Maya, Mary Beth, Derek, Savannah, Selena and Dominic; great grandchildren, Layla, Ryker, and Brayden; special cousins Metta and Shell Darr; also numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.  

In lieu of flowers Mrs. White wished to have donations made to St. Jude Children Research Hospital in memory of her granddaughter Ashley.

Visitation will be held from 10 AM until 11 AM on Friday, August 30, 2019 at Frost Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 11 AM.

Frost Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 250 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA. 24210 is honored to serve the family of Mrs. White.