Born: 1964, in Earle, Arkansas
Pen Name: Tommie L White Connection to Illinois: White lived in Chicago from 1994 - 1997. He moved to Carbondale in 2010 to attend college at John A. Logan and still resides there today. Biography: Tommie White is a Veteran of the U.S. Navy. This book is a spin-off of the original titled book called 'Missing You' - his memoirs from the late eighties. White has been continuing his education online at the University of Public Systems in West Virginia.