Obituaries

List of submitted obituaries for McDowell County, NC residents.

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 […]

Wilson, Alfred Eugene “Gene” (2009)

Obituary of Rev. Alfred Eugene “Gene” Wilson ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Rev. Alfred Eugene “Gene” Wilson, age 71 of Nebo went home to the Lord on Thursday March 12, 2009 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. A native of Oliver Springs, TN, he was born on October 21, 1937 to the late Luther and Osie […]

Williams, John Edward (2009)

Obituary of John Edward Williams ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook John Edward Williams, 67, of Marion, NC, went to be with the Lord on Thursday February 26, 2009 at McDowell Hospital. He was born, December 10, 1941, in McDowell County, NC to Daniel Lee Williams of Marion and to the late Connie Wilkerson Williams. In addition […]

Williams, Aiden Ryder (2009)

Obituary of Aiden Ryder Williams ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Aiden Ryder Williams, age 7 months, went to be with Jesus on Monday February 16, 2009 at Mission Hospital in Asheville. Aiden was born on June 20, 2008 to Jonathan Williams and Danielle Stevenson. In addition to his parents, Aiden is survived by his paternal […]

Wilkerson, Lula Mae (2008)

Obituary of Lula Mae Wilkerson ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Lula Mae Wilkerson, 73, of Nebo went to be the Lord Thursday October 23, 2008 at McDowell Hospital. Services were held at 2:00 PM on Monday October 27, 2008 at Corpening Chapel in Burke County, NC with Rev. Camp, Mr. & Mrs. Cantrell and Pastor Cunningham […]

Whiting, Glenda Bernice Skipper (2008)

Obituary of Glenda Bernice Skipper Whiting ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Glenda Bernice Skipper Whiting, age 61 of Marion passed away Monday November 24, 2008. Glenda was born in Rutherford County on May 18, 1947 and was the daughter of the late Garner Cleveland Skipper and Harriet Susan Hill Skipper. She was a caring LPN and a […]

Whiteley, John Michael (2009)

Obituary of John Michael Whiteley ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook John Michael Whiteley, age 59 of Marion passed away unexpectedly Tuesday March 3, 2009 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Oteen. A native of Baltimore, MD, he was born on August 1, 1949 to the late William Thomas Whiteley, Sr. and Margaret Sexton Whiteley Webb of […]

White, Jewel Lee (1999)

Obituary of Jewel Lee White ~ 1999 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Jewel Lee White, 91 of Marion died April 21, 1999 at the McDowell Hospital. Born to the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph White, he was a retired self-employed brick mason. Surviving is his wife Nellie White of Marion; a daughter Linda White Shelton of Acworth, […]

White, Bertie Suttlemyre (2008)

Obituary of Bertie Suttlemyre White ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Bertie Suttlemyre White, age 92 of Old Fort passed away Sunday August 24, 2008 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Asheville. Mrs. White was born in McDowell County on June 9, 1916 and was the daughter of the late A.L. Suttlemyre and Katherine Stepp Suttlemyre. She was a […]