It was with sadness that club members heard on Friday that long-term club member and identity Eric White passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital.
Eric was a second grade and Presidents grade stalwart and took approximately 2000 wickets between the early 1970s and the mid-to-late 2000s with his left arm spin and command of line and length.
This Presidents photo was taken in 2007. Eric is in the blue tracksuit.
The club offers its sincerest condolences to Eric’s family.
Eric’s funeral service is to held on Tuesday at 11am at Academy Funeral Home on Main South Road.