Noel Annette White, 59, a resident of Lee’s Summit, MO, died Saturday, January 18, 2014. Noel was born August 6, 1954 to Richard “Rick” and Betty (Johnson) Temple in Kansas City, MO.
She graduated from Ruskin High School in 1972, after high school Noel worked for the I.R.S. and Bendix. Noel spent the majority of her working career as a nurse at John Knox Village in Lee’s Summit, MO.
Noel was united in marriage with William “Bill” White on September 26, 1987, from this loving union two children were born, Nicholas and Kelly White.
Noel put her family including her pet cats and dog before her needs, they were her world. She was a devoted mother to her children, making sure to attend all sporting events, modeling shoots, and school functions. She always made time for family gatherings; friends and watching the KC Chiefs play football. Noel had strong convictions, she was a straight shooter with her political beliefs, had an unbelievable sense of humor; you never knew what would come out of her mouth next.
She was preceded in death by both parents, Rick and Betty Temple in 1989. Survivors include her husband, Bill White of the home; three children: Nick White and Kelly White also of the home; Tim Davis of Kansas City, MO; three grandchildren; a loving brother, Richard “Cade” Temple II and wife, Loretta of Kansas City (North), MO; three nephews: Richard Temple III, Nigel Bayless, and Ian Bayless; nurse and life-long friend, Michelle Grouse; and a plethora of friends.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO. Funeral services will immediately follow at 7 p.m. at the chapel with Rev. Cliff Caton officiating. A private burial will be held at Lee’s Summit Cemetery. In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to Kansas City Hospice House. The family would especially like to thank all of the doctors, nurses and staff at KC Hospice for their loving care they provided to Noel. Memories of Noel and condolences to the family may be shared at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.