Lawyer with Shelby Public Defender’s Office Dies

Lawrence Russell “Rusty” White died July 12. White, 55, was a criminal defense attorney with the Public Defender's office in Shelby County. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that any donations be made to the Mid-South Make A Wish Foundation, 1780 Moriah Woods Blvd. Suite 10, Memphis, TN 38117. Read tributes to White on the Memorial Park Funeral Home’s website. The Commercial Appeal has more on his life.