born 17 February 1922 in Lajitas, Texas
died 10 April 1998 in Big Bend Regional Medical Center in Alpine
buried in Holy Angels Cemetery in Alpine, Texas.
born 21 March 1928 in Terlingua
died 04 May 1996 buried in Alpine
Holy Angels Cemetery
daughter of Eduardo Molinar
and Conrada Jaquez.
Arturo White married Carolina Molinar
1. Arturo White, Jr.
was born 18 June 1944 in Terlingua.
He died on 16 May 1946 of
“extensive burns from ignition of gasoline” and was
buried the same day in the Terlingua Cemetery.
2. John White
was born 4 June 1947 in Terlingua.
In April 1998 he was living in Alpine.
.3. Delfina White
was born 24 December 1949 in Terlingua.
In April 1998 she was living in Odessa.
Her married name is Gardea.
4. Hector White
was born 23 Mar 1952 in Terlingua.
In May 1996 he was living in Terlingua and
in April 1998 he was living in Odessa.
The Story: For many years Arturo and Carolina owned and operated the Terlingua Store located just north of the ghost town along Highway 170 between Terlingua Creek and the Terlingua Ghost Town.
The information on this page was provided by Bob Wirt from his website Life Before The Ruins.