Marion “Jean” White


Marion "Jean" White, 82, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018.

Jean was born on Dec. 13, 1935 in Section, Alabama. She graduated from Fairhope High School, earned a bachelor's degree from the University of South Alabama and her master's from Troy University.

Jean was the first policewoman police officer in the city of Fairhope and retired as a sergeant.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy C. White.

Jean is survived by her two children, Debra (Mike) White Quinn and Don (Lisa) White; five grandchildren, Bryan (Nicole) Quinn, Neil (Rebecca) Quinn, Matthew White, Ashley White and Caitlyn White; three great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Memory Gardens of Fairhope.

Expressions of condolence may be offered at

Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.