Eunice Louise White Brokaw (July 10, 1912 – March 2, 2010)

Eunice Louise White Brokaw, 97, of Zanesville, died at 7:25AM Tuesday March 2, 2010 at Willow Haven Nursing Home.

She was born July 10, 1912 in Washington County the daughter of the late Abraham Lincoln and Cora A. Woodyard Mason. She was a Zanesville area resident since 1929, a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and enjoyed visiting people, crocheting and needle work. Eunice worked as a private duty LPN until she was 80 years old.

Eunice is survived by her son: John (Belva) White of Avondale, daughters: Patricia (Richard) Adams of Zanesville, Arlene Hutton of Zephyrhills, FL and Judith (Melvin) Casto of Palmetto, FL, several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, step-children: Hazel Emmert of Zanesville and Robert Brokaw of Cambridge and several step grandchildren, step great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were here parents, first husband: Lawrence C. White who died 5/12/1976, second husband: John C. Brokaw who died 7/18/1993, son: Robert White, sisters: Nellie Hampshire, Grace Burlingame and Mildred Englehart, brothers: Richard and Ira Mason, step-children: John Brokaw Jr. and William Brokaw.

Honoring Eunice’s wishes, she will be cremated with a graveside service at a later date.

Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Eunice to the Zanesville Seventh Day Adventist Church, 824 Taylor St. Zanesville, OH 43701.

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