White Remembered for Tireless Dedication to Chatham

From “Letters to the Editor,” The Star-Tribune, Chatham, Virginia, November 19, 2003. Used with permission.

To the editor,

As a former resident of Chatham, Virginia, now residing in Greensboro, North Carolina, I felt the need to write to express my condolences over the loss of long-time town employee Joe White.

I remember as a child seeing Mr. White all over town doing whatever was needed of him seven days a week.

His tireless dedication to the town should never be forgotten and I would like to raise the idea of naming a town park or some type of monument after him so that future generations of Chatham citizens will know it is people like him that make our “hometown” so special.

John K. Stone
Greensboro, N. C.


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