Cynthia White Rauton, 56, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Leonard "Mel" Rauton, Jr. entered into eternal rest Monday, January 10, 2022. Her funeral service will be held at J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnel Pkwy on Friday, January 14th at 2:00 pm. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., West Ashley Chapel.
Cindy was born May 18, 1965 in Rota, Spain, daughter of Thomas M. White and Kathleen Bailey White. A graduate of The Baptist College of Charleston, now known as Charleston Southern University. She was crowned Miss North Charleston in 1986. Cindy was also a former board member of the Charleston Ballet Theater. Family was her passion and she cherished spending time with them.
She is survived by her husband Mel Rauton, Jr.; two daughters, Melissa Strickland (Christopher), and Grace Rauton both of Pittsburgh, PA; brother, Bruce Gaillard of James Island, SC; and sister, Kathy McCaskill (Richard) of North Charleston, SC.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved twin daughters, Amanda and Bailey Rauton and her brother Luther Gaillard.
Memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen, 13770 Noel Road, Suite 801889, Dallas, TX 75380.