Gloria Arlene White

Gloria White

     Gloria Arlene White was born in Houston, Texas on November 3, 1946. She passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the age of 72 years, in Needville, Texas following a very long and courageous fight up until the very end. 

     Gloria was a longtime resident of Needville, Texas. She was a successful business owner until her recent retirement from Old Magnolia Restorations, Inc. She was an animal lover and spent many years surrounded by her beloved pets. Her favorite place to spend her weekends was at the casinos in Lake Charles, Louisiana with her husband Pat and many friends. 

     She is preceded in death by her parents, Ouida and Elmer B. “Chuck” Miller; Sisters, Patricia Jean McClure, Martha Ann Holder and husband Thomas B. “Sonny” Holder.  

     Gloria is survived by her husband Patrick O’Neal. Her daughter Roxanne “Rocky” Baker and her husband Bobby of Texas City, Texas. Her Granddaughters Morgan Leigh Christ and boyfriend Mason Etzel of Needville, Texas; Elizabeth Roxanne Sbrusch and her husband Brett of Needville, Texas. Stepchildren, Kim Garcia and husband Jose of League City, Texas; Darron O’Neal of Victoria, Texas; Patrick O’Neal, Jr. and wife Kristen of Beaufort, South Carolina; Melony Linkey of Dayton, Texas; Rachael Conaway of Liberty, Texas; and numerous great grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews and friends. Sisters, Marilyn Kay Walker of Pinehurst, Texas; Kathleen and her husband Danny Walker of Pinehurst, Texas; Brother, Burt Miller of Houston, Texas; Brother Paul Miller of Pinehurst, Texas. 

     A special “Thank You” to all the caregivers with Vantage Hospice for the wonderful care and support given to Gloria and her family.

     A “Celebration of Life” ceremony will be held to honor Gloria’s memory on Saturday, July 27th 2019 at 1:00pm at the SPJST Lodge, 13609 Highway 36, Needville TX 77461