Lisa White Wiki – Lisa White Biography
Lisa White is the mother of James White. She is a probation specialist also best known for being the mother of New England Patriots running back James White. Lisa and her husband, Tyrone White were in a car accident on Sunday, September 20, and the former died, per several reports at the age of 59. White’s mother is in critical condition.
Lisa White Age
Lisa White’s age Is unclear.
Tyrone White served as a Miami-Dade Police Department Captain. He had been a police officer since 1984. Tyrone played college football at Florida A&M University and became the school newspaper’s sports editor.
He coached James’ youth teams in football and baseball while still working as a police officer. He wanted to make a difference with kids because he recalled a neighborhood man who made a difference with him, a coach who regularly loaded up local athletes in his truck, drove them to the fields and back, and never asked for anything in return but a pledge from these boys that they would do the same for others when they grew up.
Speaking of his father, James said he was a firm coach who remained calm on the field and who preferred to correct his son’s mistakes during car rides home.
Lisa and her husband have two children, James White and Tyrone Jr. James is an American football running back for the New England Patriots. He was drafted by The patriots in the fourth round of the 2014 draft, he went onto win three Super Bowls while on the team. He also has a Super Bowl record of 14 passes against the Atlanta Falcons in the 2017 title game.
Tyrone White Giovani Bernard
Tyrone and his wife took in Giovani Bernard after his mother died of cancer and his father a Haitian immigrant, fell on hard economic times. At the time Giovani was James teammate at powerhouse St. Thomas Aquinas High and played the outfield with White on the school’s baseball team and shared carries with him in the backfield when the Raiders won the national title in 2008. He stayed with the family for his final year and a half of high school.
Giovani is currently a running back with the Cincinnati Bengals. During an interview Giovani said;
“He was a father to me. It was awesome to have somebody there for me. He was a guy who taught you about discipline, about being on time for meetings, keeping your word, being a dependable person, doing the things that take you far in life. …If you think about a law enforcement father, that’s Mr. White. When I stayed there, I was petrified of making a mistake because I never wanted to disappoint him.”
Tyrone White and Wife Car Accident
Tyrone and Lisa White, the parents of New England Patriots running back James White, were in a car accident on Sunday, September 20, and the former died, per several reports. White’s mother is in critical condition. The car crash occurred at the intersection of Griffin Road and Southwest 118th Avenue.
One car overturned and erupted in flames, the other was left badly damaged. According to Broward County Sheriff’s deputies, the crash happened around 1:01 p.m. in the 11800 block of Griffin Road. Two vehicles were involved but it is unclear which car the Whites were in or how the collision happened.
Sad news to report. Patriots' RB James White's father was in a car crash today and did not survive. His mother was also in the car and is in critical condition.
White's father, Tyrone, was a captain with the Miami-Dade Police Department.
James was told and is inactive tonight.
— Andy Slater (@AndySlater) September 20, 2020
Tyrone and his wife were in one car and he died on the scene while his wife Lisa White was airlifted to the hospital. A third victim was transported to an area hospital in an unknown condition. According to a friend of Lisa White, she is listed in critical condition at Memorial Regional Hospital.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation. MDPD Director Alfredo Ramirez III took to Twitter to mourn White’s loss.