Marjorie Elizabeth Cox White, 76, of Apalachicola, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Tallahassee.

She was retired as executive secretary for the Franklin County School District and was a member of First Baptist Church where she was organist for 45 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther Thomas and Martha Jane (Thompson) Cox, Sr.; paternal grandparents, George and Eva Cox and maternal grandparents, Ivey and Grace Thompson.

She is survived by her husband, Richard White of Apalachicola; two sons, Richie White, also of Apalachicola, and Randall White, of Tallahassee; a daughter, Debbie White, of Tallahassee, and her fiancÚ, Gary Ballard, of Ormond Beach; a brother, Tom Cox and his wife Lynn of Tallahassee; a sister, Barbara Andrew and her husband Terry of Sage, Arkansas; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held 3 p.m., Saturday, March 23 in the First Baptist Church in Apalachicola with Reverend Bill Plazarin officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to First Baptist Church, 46 Ninth Street, Apalachicola, Florida 32320.

Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at