Wendell "Austin" White, 34, of Ashland, passed away May 6, 2017.
Austin is survived by his mother, Kimberly Vannatter; his father, Wendell E. White and his wife, Barb, all of Ashland; five brothers, Houston Clark of Pittsburg Pa., Robert Caldwell of Millersburg, Ohio, Bryan Clark, Brandon White and Cody White all of Ashland; two sisters, Neakia White and Amanda Clark both of Ashland; maternal grandparents Herman and Carolyn Caskey of Ashland, William and Clara Vannatter of Logan, W.V.; two uncles whom were like brothers, Kris Caskey and Kyle Caskey; four nephews and two nieces; and many other uncles, aunts, cousins and friends that loved him dearly.
Austin was employed with Caskey Roofing and Remodeling and a former employee of the Ashland Daily Independent. Austin was a mason, past member of Poage Masonic Lodge 325 and a Kentucky colonel. He loved to fish and was an avid University of Kentucky Wildcat fan.
A celebration of Austin's Life will be at 4 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2017, at Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland by Brother Danny Barnette.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
A Go-Fund-Me account has been setup to help his family with expenses.
Published on May 9, 2017