Trenton, South Carolina-Mr. Benjamin White passed away peacefully on February 4, 2021 at his residence at the age of 79. Benjamin known by family and friends as “Doc,” was born in Tampa, FL and grew up in Augusta, GA. He graduated from Lucy C. Laney High School where he was introduced to the field of auto mechanics. He continued to hone his training in New Jersey before returning to Augusta, GA to open Doc’s Auto Repair Shop that later relocated to Edgefield, SC. He was a master mechanic known for his knowledge, skills, and ability. He owned and operated Doc’s Auto Repair for over 40 years. In retirement, he continued to rebuild transmissions as a hobby. He is survived by his daughters, Raydelle Thomas (Augusta, GA), Lynelle Thomas Howard (Long Prairie, Minnesota), and Shannon White Middleton (Carl) (Stockbridge, GA); grandsons, Aaron Thomas (Atlanta, GA) and Joshua Thomas (Augusta, GA). Siblings, Lizzie (Leonard) Fryer, Joyce (Anderson) Grubbs; Mingo (Evelyn) White and devoted friend, Bobby Caldwell all of (Augusta, GA). He will be missed by a host of nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors. Doc did not like being the center of attention. Per his wishes, a service will not be held. His ashes will be spread at his property that he loved dearly at a later date
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