Essie Mae Tripplet White, a resident of Baton Rouge, departed this life Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. Visitation at Community Bible Baptist Church, 1729 Monte Sano Ave., Baton Rouge from 9 am Monday, Nov. 16 until religious service at 10:30 am. Conducted by Rev. Lee T. Wesley. Interment in Port Hudson National Cemetery, Zachary. Arrangements entrusted to MJR Friendly Service Funeral Home, Denham Springs.