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Christine White

Funeral services for Christine White, 70, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 21, 2017 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. 


Mrs. White passed away at 11:23 a.m., Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.


She was born November 12, 1946, at West Plains, Missouri, to Paul C. Catlett and Mildred Van Wormer Catlett.  Chris earned her Bachelor’s degree from William Woods College in 1968.  She was married in 1968 to John Rosebrough, at West Plains, Missouri; he preceded her in death in 1969.  On July 4, 1976, she was married at West Plains, to Gayle White.  Before her retirement, Chris was employed with the West Plains Daily Quill for thirty-eight years.   In years past she had worked at the West Plains Public Library and had been a member of the Friends of the Library and was a volunteer for CASA.  She was a wonderful wife, mother, sister and friend, and will be sorely missed.  Mrs. White was a member of the First Christian Church.


She is survived by her husband, Gayle White, of the family home; one daughter, Amy Rosebrough, Middleton, Wisconsin; one brother, John Catlett and wife, Felicisima, West Plains, Missouri; and several cousins.


Her parents and first husband, precede her in death.


Mrs. White will lie in state from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Barnes-Jewish Hospital or Barnes Children’s Hospital and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at