Obituary of Louvenia Nette Evans Buchanan ~ 2009
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Louvenia Nette Evans Buchanan, 85, of Marion, NC passed away Thursday January 15, 2009 at Autumn Care of Marion. Born April 29, 1923 in Wilson County, NC, she was a member of Cross Memorial Baptist Church and was the Director of the Women’s Ministry at McDowell Mission Ministries. She retired from Kings Park State Hospital in NY as a Nurse.
Surviving are her husband Herman Eugene Buchanan of the home; two sons, Donald Smith of Shirley, NY and Jimmy Braxton of Princeton, NC; one daughter Sandi Ryan of Kings Park, NY; her grandchildren.
Services were held at 6:00 PM on Friday January 16, 2009 at Cross Memorial Baptist Church. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to McDowell Friendship Mission Home. Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion will be assisting the family. Words of comfort may be shared with the Buchanan family at www.mem.com
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday January 21, 2008 Volume 15 # 3