Tony Ray White II, 56, of Houston, passed away on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. The youngest child of the late Tony R. White, I and Jo Anne Falconer White, he was born February 1965 in Yuma, Arizona. Tony grew up in South Vienna, Ohio, and graduated from Fairborn High school. After honorably and proudly serving 13 years in the United States Marine Corps, Tony continued his career as an Air Traffic Controller with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for 24 years. He worked at multiple airports to include O’Hare International, George Bush Intercontinental, and William P. Hobby. Tony enjoyed spending time with his daughter, preparing culinary delights, the Kansas City Chiefs, and Houston Astros.
Tony is survived by his daughter, Sofia Rae White, Houston; partner, Yanette Bernard, Houston; brothers Tony (Rhonda) White, Pittsburg, KS and Jere (Linda) White, Garnett, KS; sister, Genie White. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Vicky White Griffin.
Tony desired to be cremated and that no service be held.