Rosetta Pauline (Sayers) White, 80, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, in Thornton, Colo.

She was born May 4, 1939, in Nicodemus to Mary Jane Sayers.

Survivors include four sons, Joe White, Jr. and Jerome White, both of San Bernardino, Calif., Steven Powell Jr., Colby, and Joseph White, Norton; two daughters, Denise White Perkins, LaMarida, Calif., and Shirlene White Payne, San Bernardino; a brother, Edwin Matthews, Portland, Maine; a sister, Mary Alice Matthews Ingram, St. Louis, Mo.; 50 plus grandchildren; 60 plus great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, a daughter and a great-grandchild.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at First Missionary Baptist Church, Nicodemus; burial in Nicodemus Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church.

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