Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Detective David Adam White

Clay County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, February 16, 2012

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Reflections for Detective David Adam White

Continue to RIP Detective White, your fellow Officers are doing a good job cleaning up your would be proud. God Bless and thank you for your service. All gave some, some gave all...Blessed are the Peacemakers

Diana Minard, Civillian
Former Clay County resident

February 16, 2021

White was right when he said , "Fight for your life with all your might" even at night with a bright lite, a bike or a kite. Dave loved his flags and parachutes! I didnt know Dave from ADAM when he found me.

A Cere

May 14, 2019

John 5:28, 29 - "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out". I pray that everyone can find peace in knowing that we will see this officer as well as many others again in Paradise soon. Until then, please accept my condolences.

A.W. Montgomery
Concerned Citizen

September 17, 2018

Praying for the friends and family of this officer. Such a tragic loss.

Lori Hoke
Duval County Citizen

September 12, 2018

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

August 23, 2018

The Sheriffs of Florida and their deputies will never forget the sacrifice you and your family made to uphold our laws and protect society.

Your name has been inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs and the National Law Enforcement Memorial and in our hearts. May you forever rest in peace.

A scripture inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs Law Enforcement Memorial:

"Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they shall be called the children
of God." Matthew 5:9

Executive Director, Florida Sheriffs Ass
Florida Sheriffs Association

August 7, 2016

I remember the times we talked during deployment. You are not forgotten my brother.

Cpl. S. Howard
Florida Highway Patrol

July 3, 2016

May God bless your wife and two children as he takes you home to be with him...Rest in Peace my brother.

Sgt Don Barton
Garden City Police Dept.

February 1, 2016

As part of my agencies Honor Guard, I took part in your funeral services/procession. You will be missed and my thoughts and prayers go to your family. It will be my time someday and I'll see you when I see you. You are a brother. Miss you.

Sr. Deputy Michael Soles #3541
St. Johns County Sheriff's Office

August 29, 2015

My brother David not a day goes by that I don't think about you and that day. I only wish there was more I could have done for you when I saw you. It leaves a feeling of guilt with me when I think about your family and your children not getting to enjoy you like they should have. I'll see u when I get there bro.

Deputy Sheriff John Murphy
Baker County S.O.

August 7, 2015

Finally, justice was served this month. The first defendent that was in the the house the night you were killed has been judged and found guilty. Guilty of first degree felony murder. Three more criminals & trials to go.
We will never forget!

Citizen of Clay County

November 17, 2014

Looking back on the life of Detective David Adam White. it brings tears to our hearts, not experiencing the loss of David White. the night of this incident the clay county sheriffs office was very sadden of the loss of David Adam
White. the night it happen its ends, our hearts were sadden
with sorrow with grief

Scott Smith Volunteer
Volunteer in Police Services

May 28, 2014

R.I.P., brother.

patrick mccully

May 18, 2014

My son, my child. Always loved.

Sandy White
Mother of Detective David White EOW: 2/16/12

February 17, 2014

We will never forget you. We remember all that you stood for and taught us. We will see you again one day brother.

Deputy Ben Zirbel
Clay County Sheriff's Office

February 17, 2014

Always Remembered and Never Forgotten!

Kim Weigand
Mom of Sgt Michael C. Weigand E.O.W. 9/14/2008

February 16, 2014

David you are still in our thoughts, and one day we will reunite.

Capt. Ronnie Gann
clay county sheriff's office

February 16, 2014

Today is your birthday. How fitting that you were born on Veteran's Day. Never was there a more patriotic soul. How proud you were to be an American and serve your country, then to move forward and serve your community. I will always remember you at attention with a tear in your eye when you returned from Iraq. And how you represented the Sheriff's office on the Honor Guard. When you played Taps, tears fell. It was an honor to know you. A privilege to have served with you. A heartbreak to have lost you.


November 11, 2013

Rest Detective are and will be missed

Sandi Parrott
Florida Highway Patrol - Clay County Resident

May 15, 2013

Det. David White's family, friends and co-workers just returned from the Florida Capitol where his name was added to the state memorial for fallen officers. Never have I seen such an out pouring of love and respect for a man. His parents, sister & brother-in-law, nephew, and of course his beloved wife & children are still grieving deeply. The love shown by his Band of Brothers was truly amazing. His narcotics unit, the Honor Guard he served with and his friends in the motorcycle unit were examples of all that we should be in law enforcement. This young man was someone special. He had the ability to relate to people from all walks of life. He felt there was dignity in work no matter what the job. He showed respect to everyone he met. He always looked for the positive and had a ready smile. The unfairness of his death will haunt all who knew him.

Resident of Clay County Florida

May 9, 2013

David White was a guy who was a great cop, but a better human being, friend, father, husband and family member.
He valued the guys in his unit and respected them and all others he encountered. He didn't know how to lie, cheat or steal. He served his country in Bosnia and Iraq and he wanted to make his community better. That a scumbag, who had been arrested more than 20 times killed him, is one of the greatest injustices ever. Dave will be remembered for his
kindness, big heart and willingness to help others. God Bless.


May 2, 2013

You are still in our memories and hearts and always will be. I am honored to have been your friend and co-worker. One day we will see each other in heaven and celebrate.

Captain Ronnie Gann
Clay County Sheriff's Office, Fl

February 16, 2013

I had lunch with your wife yeaterday. Actually, several "surviving spouses" from around central and north Florida met. She is incredible. You know she is a strong woman and she is honoring you daily in ways that would make you proud. I am sure you have found your brothers who were also taken to soon. Keep watch over us and the children we are trying to so hard to raise in your shadows.

Cindy Roberts
Wife of Cpl. Mike Roberts, EOW 8/19/09

February 14, 2013

As we start a new year(2013), your service and sacrifice will always be remembered.
Rest in Peace my Brother.

To my active duty Brothers and Sisters, PLEASE STAY SAFE!

Master Senior Investigator Cardell L. Dobbins #188 (Ret.)
Illinois Secretary of State Department of Police District 01, Region 01

January 1, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and friends. May you Rest In Peace.

Special Agent
Homeland Security Investigations - HSI

December 30, 2012

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