Search Obituaries
First NameLast Name
Colleen Pate Allison - December 17, 2014

Colleen Pate Allison, age 86, of Forest City, died Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at the Forest City Health & Rehabilitation Center. Born August 19, 1928 in Rutherford County, she was the daughter to the late B. C. Pate and Carrie Flynn Pate. Colleen was a graduate of Tri-High School, class of 1945 and worked for Cone Mills and General Fireproofing Industries for several years. She was of the Baptist faith and loved her pets. ...

More......
Mary Hughes McCurry - December 14, 2014

Mary Hughes McCurry, age 95, of Ellenboro, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center. Born February 24, 1919 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin Elsberry Hughes and Mary Ramoth Hawkins Hughes. Mary was a graduate of Tri-High School, class of 1936 and worked at the Henrietta and Avondale Mills. Though she worked in textiles for some years, her heart was set on being a homemaker and...

More......
Beatrice C. Pace - December 13, 2014

Beatrice C. Pace, age 89, of Forest City, died Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Willow Ridge Healthcare Center. Born May 7, 1925 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late Lloyd Alfred Cannon and Elizabeth Baynard Cannon. Beatrice worked for Burlington Industries-Caroleen Plant most of her life and was the oldest living lady member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. She enjoyed working in her flower bed, baking cakes and pies and...

More......
Max Lee Smith - December 11, 2014

Max Lee Smith, age 79, of Spindale, died Thursday, December 11, 2014 at his residence. Born June 22, 1935 in Rutherford County, he was the son of the late Richard Lee Smith and Gertrude Nicholson Smith. He was a veteran of the U.S Army and the U.S. Air Force and worked as a truck driver most of his life. He was a past member of Providence United Methodist Church. Max enjoyed working in his yard and was an avid Washington Redskins fan...

More......
Aaron Crawford - December 10, 2014

Aaron Crawford, age 24, of Rutherfordton, died December 10, 2014. Born August 5, 1990 in Rutherford County, he was the son of Tammy Crawford of Rutherfordton and David Crawford of Spartanburg, SC. Aaron worked as a maintenance technician for Mid-Atlantic Boilers for several years and for Ed Pallets World. He had attended Holly Springs Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, listening to music and spending time with his family and friends....

More......
Katelynn "KK" Michelle Gowan - December 9, 2014

Katelynn "KK" Michelle Gowan, age 6, of Rutherfordton, passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Born February 12, 2008 in Cleveland County, she was a daughter of Sonya Gowan Tate and Tony Gowan. Katelynn was a first grader at Polk Central Elementary School and had a way of touching the heart of all who knew her. Her happy and loving spirit was contagious. She enjoyed gummy bears and her favorite cartoon...

More......
Carolyn Edgerton Gordon - December 8, 2014

Carolyn Edgerton Gordon, age 74, of Rutherfordton, died December 8, 2014 at Oak Grove Healthcare Center. Born October 31, 1940 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late Nathan Wilbur Edgerton and Glendolyn Geer Edgerton. Carolyn and her late husband, Dean, were co-owners of Deans Produce Market for twenty-three years and she also worked as a private caretaker for the elderly for many years. She was a member of Mt. Vernon...

More......
Ellizabeth "Lib" Wood Turner - December 3, 2014

Elizabeth "Lib" Wood Turner, age 77, of Caroleen, died Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at White Oak Manor in Rutherfordton. Born March 16, 1937 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late George Timmons Wood and Gertrude Short Wood. Lib worked for Avondale Mill for many years and was a homemaker. She enjoyed working puzzles and loved taking care of her grandchildren. She was a member of Harriett Memorial Free Will Baptist Church. ...

More......
James "Junior" Garrett - December 1, 2014

James "Junior" Garrett, age 82, of Cullowhee, NC, died Monday, December 1, 2014 at Cleveland Pines Nursing Home in Shelby. Born September 2, 1932 in Anderson County, SC, he was a son of the late James Arthur Garrett, Sr. and Elvie Bryson Corn. James worked in construction as a finish carpenter most of his life and was of the Baptist Faith. He enjoyed gardening and fishing. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one...

More......
Mary Lou Humphries - December 1, 2014

Mary Lou Humphries, age 89, of McSwain Road, Forest City, died Monday, December 1, 2014. Born July 24, 1925 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter to the late Ben Tilman Lowery and Effie Putman Lowery. She was a graduate of Tri-High School, class of 1942 and worked for Hoechst-Celanese for almost twenty-five years and was an assistant at Rutherford Life Services for several years before retiring. She was a lifelong member of Henrietta...

More......
Page 1 of 132
1234567

login | family login