Chresawn, Troy Lee (2008)

Obituary of Troy Lee Cresawn ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Troy Lee Cresawn, 88, of Marion died Thursday December 25, 2008 at The Hospice House in Forest City.  He was born in Avery County to the late Columbus and Nettie Denny Cresawn.  In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Mildred Marie Phillips Cresawn.

He is survived by his son Eddie Lee Cresawn & wife Mary of Marion; a daughter Carolyn Gunter & husband Danny of Marion; 2 grandchildren, Scott Smith, Julie Woodard & husband Boyd; 3 great grandchildren, Keisha Woodard, Kaitlin Smith, & Kyle Woodard.

Services were held Sunday December 28, 2008 at 3:00 PM in the chapel of Kirksey Funeral Home in Marion with the Rev. Troy Smith and Rev. David Edwards officiating.  The family received friends one hour prior to the service.

Burial was in North Cove Baptist Church Cemetery.  On-line condolences may be left for the family at www.mem.com.  Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion will be assisting the family.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday January 7, 2008 Volume 15 # 1