Ava Nell White, 93, of Canton, passed away June 30, 2021, in Canton. She was born Feb. 4, 1928, in Van Zandt County to William McKinley Vaughn and Letha Mae Wilson Vaughn.
Ava Nell was a member of Tundra Baptist Church. She was a lifelong resident of Van Zandt County where she farmed and ranched all of her working life. Ava Nell enjoyed fishing and hunting. She was a very spirited and colorful person.
Mrs. White is preceded in death by her husband, R. C. White; parents, William and Letha Vaughn and her sister, Wathena Weatherford.
Ava Nell is survived by two nephews and their wives, Paul and Linda Weatherford of Canton and Devon and Judy Weatherford of Canton along with several great-nieces and great-nephews.
A private service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be given to the Texas Baptist Home in Waxahachie.