1999

Duncan, Teresa Lynn Foxx (1999)

Obituary of Teresa Lynn Foxx Duncan ~ 1999

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Teresa Lynn Foxx Duncan, 42 of Marion died Saturday April 24, 1999 in Memorial Mission Hospital of Asheville.  Born to Alvin B. and Estella Autrey Foxx, she was previously employed as a Dental Assistant with Dr. David DuBose and Gary Grindstaff of Marion.  She was also a member of the Marion Lion’s Club and attended Garden Creek Baptist Church.

Surviving is her husband Ted W. Duncan; several aunts and uncles and many special friends. Funeral services were held Tuesday April 27, 1999 at Garden Creek Baptist Church.  The Rev. Allen McKinney officiated and burial was in McDowell Memorial Park.  Westmoreland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday April 28, 1999 Volume 5 # 17

Dickson, Jimmie Florence (1999)

Obituary of Jimmie Florence Dickson ~ 1999

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Jimmie Florence Dickson, 92, wife of the late Dr. Bryan A. Dickson of Marion died Sunday April 25, 1999 in the McDowell Hospital.  Born to the late James P. and Minnie Parkman Florence, she was a graduate of the University of Georgia.  She taught school at Cross Mill Elementary School and was a former member of the Marion City School Board.  Following her professional career, she was a homemaker.  She was active in the blood donor program for the Red Cross and was also a member of First Presbyterian Church of Marion, where she was very active in the Women of the Church.

Surviving is a son and daughter-in-law Charles B. and Harriett Dickson of Marion, VA; a sister Estelle Florence Anderson of Augusta, GA; two granddaughters, Caroline Angstadt of Rural Retreat, VA and Elizabeth McCurry of Asheville; and two great granddaughters, Cassandra and Christina Angstadt.

Funeral services will be held at 11 o’clock on Wednesday April 28, 1999 at First Presbyterian Church of Marion.  The Rev. Dr. Larry Sizemore will officiate and burial will be in McDowell Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Women of Presbyterian Church First Presbyterian Church of Marion 124 West Fort Street Marion, NC 28752 or to the charity of your choice.  Westmoreland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday April 28, 1999 Volume 5 # 17

Crawford, Florence Waldrop (1999)

Obituary of Florence Waldrop Crawford ~ 1999

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Florence Waldrop Crawford, 81 of Old Fort died Monday April 19, 1999 in the McDowell Hospital.  Born to the late Woodard and Mary Evans Waldrop, she was a homemaker and a member of Old Fort Presbyterian Church.

Surviving is his husband Robert J. “Bud” Crawford; two sons: John S. Crawford of Asheville and Buddy Crawford of the home; two daughters: Sue Gibbs and Judy Sims, both of Old Fort; two brothers, Tim McIlvain of Memphis, TN; four sisters: Marie Mathis of Garland, TX, Edith Duncan of W. Memphis, AR; Susie Bradford and Monta Bradford, both of Bartlett, TN; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 Wednesday April 21 at Old Fort Presbyterian Church.  The Rev. Will Neville will officiate and burial will be in Old Fort City Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.  Memorials may be made to Old Fort Presbyterian Church E. Main St. Old Fort, NC 28762.  Kirksey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday April 28, 1999 Volume 5 # 17