Arrangements announced for Tega Cay police officer after battle - | WBTV Charlotte

Arrangements announced for Tega Cay police officer after battle with cancer

Sergeant Anthony White Sergeant Anthony White
YORK COUNTY, SC (WBTV) -

Hundreds of people are expected to pay their respects to a Tega Cay Police officer who died of pancreatic cancer last week.

Sergeant Anthony White, 43, died on Friday, July 28, after battling cancer. He was a native of Clover, SC, and served at multiple departments throughout his life.

He was an officer for the York County Sheriff’s Office from 2001 to 2008. He served for the Tega Cay Police Department from 2008 to 2015, where he retired at the rank of Sergeant.

White leaves behind his mother, longtime girlfriend, and his three sons.

Visitation for Sgt. White will be from 5 to 7 p.m. at Lake Wylie Christian Center at 5766 Charlotte Highway, Lake Wylie, SC.

The funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 5 at 1 p.m. at the Lake Wylie Christian Center. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery at 19 Cemetery Street in Clover.

“On behalf of Sgt. White’s family and friends we extend our appreciation for all of the support that has been shown," Major David Nelson wrote in a press release. "We ask for your continued prayers as we mourn the passing of Sgt. Anthony White.”

Copyright 2017 WBTV. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Victims and gunmen identified in fatal shooting at a Union Co. hotel

    Victims and gunmen identified in fatal shooting at a Union Co. hotel

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-04-22 21:36:51 GMT
    (Fred Craft | WBTV)(Fred Craft | WBTV)

    Officials are conducting a homicide investigation after Union County police found one person dead and three others injured at a hotel. According to a report, officials say they responded to the Relax Inn on U.S. 74 around 1 a.m. Sunday morning when they located the victims of a shooting.  

    More >>

    Officials are conducting a homicide investigation after Union County police found one person dead and three others injured at a hotel. According to a report, officials say they responded to the Relax Inn on U.S. 74 around 1 a.m. Sunday morning when they located the victims of a shooting.  

    More >>
  • Councilwoman LaWana Mayfield apologizes for 'the hurt that may have been caused' from 9-11 conspiracy Facebook post

    Councilwoman LaWana Mayfield apologizes for 'the hurt that may have been caused' from 9-11 conspiracy Facebook post

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-04-22 21:34:31 GMT
    Charlotte City Council member LaWana Mayfield questioned whether the 9-11 terrorist attacks were real in a social media post Monday, saying she is "still waiting for someone to produce pieces of the alleged plane." (Charlotte Observer File Photo)Charlotte City Council member LaWana Mayfield questioned whether the 9-11 terrorist attacks were real in a social media post Monday, saying she is "still waiting for someone to produce pieces of the alleged plane." (Charlotte Observer File Photo)

    Charlotte City councilwoman LaWana Mayfield said on Sunday that she is not going to resign following requests for such about a post she created on Facebook questioning the authenticity of the 9-11 attacks in New York City.  

    More >>

    Charlotte City councilwoman LaWana Mayfield said on Sunday that she is not going to resign following requests for such about a post she created on Facebook questioning the authenticity of the 9-11 attacks in New York City.  

    More >>
  • FIRST ALERT: Heavy rain expected in the beginning of the week

    FIRST ALERT: Heavy rain expected in the beginning of the week

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:56:01 GMT

    We are getting a clearer picture now on the timing and arrival of rain for our First Alert Days Monday and Tuesday. We want to emphasize there is no severe weather threat this week, but just don't want anybody to get caught off guard by the heavy rain after such a beautiful weekend.  

    More >>

    We are getting a clearer picture now on the timing and arrival of rain for our First Alert Days Monday and Tuesday. We want to emphasize there is no severe weather threat this week, but just don't want anybody to get caught off guard by the heavy rain after such a beautiful weekend.  

    More >>
Powered by Frankly