STEPHENVILLE—Memorial services for Robert Rode White, 59, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Cowboy Church of Erath County with Werth Mayes officiating. Visitation will be before and after the services.

Rode was born in Abilene to Stanley and Margaret White. He graduated from Stephenville High School in 1976, and was a lifelong resident of Erath County.  

Rode was a member of the Bluff Dale Baptist Church, and was a machinist for many years. Rode enjoyed hunting, fishing, sports, and was an avid outdoorsman.  He loved his grandkids immensely. 

Rode is survived by his daughter, Crystal White of Dallas; sons, Casey White of Bluff Dale and Matt White of Bluff Dale; grandchildren, Sawyer and Madalyn White; mother and stepfather, Margaret and Bo Rice of Stephenville; sister, Leslie and husband Larry Woolley of Grandview; brother, Brant and wife Terri White of Stephenville; nephews and nieces, Landi, Loni, Jeck, and Taylor.

Rode was preceded in death by his father, Stanley White.  

In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to the charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.stephenvillefh.com.