Everett grew up in Bar Harbor and graduated from Bar Harbor High School in 1962. He and Ann Higgins were married in 1975. Everett started in the family business, R.L. White & Son, after graduating high school, and took over ownership in 1983. He ran the business for many years, and was a very gifted master craftsman and wood carver.
Everett served on the Board of Directors for Maine Greyhound Placement Services, and was a member of the Carpenters Union and the Antique Truck Club, and enjoyed driving an antique truck in the Fourth of July Parade in Bar Harbor. He loved antique vehicles, trains, Maine ships and genealogy.
He is survived by his wife, Ann, two sons; Patrick White and his wife, Sarah, of Bass Harbor, and Christopher White and his wife, Michelle, of Bar Harbor, two sons from a previous marriage; Eric and Kevin, three granddaughters, and two great-granddaughters. He is preceded in death by his parents, son Evan, and sister, Elizabeth Adler.
Contributions may be made to Pay It Up Fund, C/O Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Drive, Bar Harbor, ME 04609; or Maine State Greyhound Placement Service; 231 Old Belgrade Road, Augusta, ME 04330
Arrangements are in the care of Jordan-Fernald Funeral Home 1139 Main St., Mount Desert, ME 04660.
Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.