KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bishop W.H. White, Sr. has died, according to the Emmanuel Church in Kansas City, Mo.
White was a pastor at the church located at 920 Olive St. in KCMO for more than 53 years, the church’s website said.
A statement from the family was posted on the church’s website:
“The family of Bishop W.H. White, Sr. appreciates the outpour of love, prayers and support during this time. The impact has no doubt been immediately felt by the family, the Emmanuel Church congregation, the greater Kansas City community, and countless individuals nationwide whose lives he touched through his charismatic leadership and ministry.”
White and his wife Sandra have 18 children. He was 81 years old.