Category Archives: Obituaries

List of submitted obituaries for McDowell County, NC residents.

Charles Harvey Greenlee

McDOWELL COUNTY, NC – OBITUARIES – Charles Harvey Greenlee, 16 Jun 2005 ————–¤¤¤¤¤¤————– Charles Harvey Greenlee a lifelong resident of the Woodlawn community of McDowell County passed away Thursday morning in the Spruce Pine Hospital following and extended illness. Charles was married to the late Jane Katherine Gill Greenlee. A graduate of Lees McRae College, […]

Dallas Paul Biddix

McDOWELL COUNTY, NC – OBITUARIES – Dallas Paul Biddix, 12 Jul 2005 ————–¤¤¤¤¤¤————– MARION – Dallas Paul Biddix, 95, of Marion, died Tuesday, July 12, 2005 at his home. A native of Burke County, he was the son of the late Andy A. and Lena Lowery Biddix. He was a member of Peppers Creek Missionary […]

Wright, H. D. “Doug” (2008)

Obituary of H. D. “Doug” Wright ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mr. H. D. “Doug” Wright, age 61 of Marion passed away peacefully on Thursday December 11, 2008 surrounded by family at his residence. Doug was a native of Kilgore, TX and was born on May 11, 1947 to J. D. Wright of Houma, LA and the […]

Worley, Alton (2008)

Obituary of Alton Worley ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Alton Worley went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday September 29, 2008. He was born on May 1, 1926 to Henry Worley and Sylvania Buckner Worley in Madison County. Alton was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church since moving to Marion in […]

Wood, Evelyn Leona Floyd (2009)

Obituary of Evelyn Leona Floyd Wood ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Evelyn Leona Floyd Wood, age 78 of Marion passed away Thursday March 19, 2009 at The McDowell Hospital. Evelyn was born in Gaston County on August 28, 1930 and was a daughter of the late Rev. John and Rosa Floyd. She was a loving mother, […]

Wilson, Roy Edward “Coyroy” (2009)

Obituary of Roy Edward “Coyroy” Wilson ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mr. Roy Edward “Coyroy” Wilson, age 54 of Marion passed away on Thursday January 15, 2009 at The McDowell Hospital. A native of McDowell County, he was born on May 28, 1954 to the late R. D. Wilson and Treva McCracken Wilson of Montreat. He […]

Wilson, Locky Hennessee (2008)

Obituary of Locky Hennessee Wilson ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mrs. Locky Hennessee Wilson, age 95 of Marion died Tuesday October 14, 2008 in Signal Mountain, TN. A native of McDowell County, Mrs. Wilson was born January 22, 1913 and was a daughter of the late Robert and Lula Lonon Hennessee. She was a retired school teacher […]

Wilson, James “Alvin” (2009)

Obituary of James “Alvin” Wilson ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mr. James “Alvin” Wilson, age 77 of Marion passed away on Thursday January 15, 2009 at The McDowell Hospital. A native of Yancey County, he was born on June 3, 1931 to the late William Alexander Wilson and Bonnie Ballew Wilson. He enjoyed volunteering at the First […]