Carla Ann Pierce White, 54, of Hillsboro, a former Baker City resident, died Oct. 1, 2001, at Aloha.
Disposition was by cremation. There was a memorial gathering of family and friends.
Mrs. White was born on March 14, 1947, at Baker City to Ward and Dorothy Pierce. She graduated from the Emanuel School of Nursing in Portland in 1969.
She worked as a registered nurse in the emergency room at St. Vincent Hospital in Portland for a time and also for Dr. Forrest Bump at Forest Grove.
She was a longtime Hillsboro resident and a member of the Hillsboro United Methodist Church. She was a volunteer for the American Red Cross and the Washington County Health Department.
Survivors include a son, Casey White of Fort Worth, Texas; a daughter, Kara Woodward of Newberg; two grandsons, Jessy and Brittin; a brother, Tracy Pierce of Coquille; and a sister, Paula Lynn of Burns.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1650 N.W. Naito Parkway, Suite 190, Portland, OR 97209.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, November 23, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor