deaths

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 […]

McDowell County Newspapers 1862-1994

Newspapers of McDowell County (all or partial) on microfilm, State Archives Express, weekly, 1895 Lamp Post, weekly, 1881 Marion Messenger, weekly, 1896-1898 Marion Progress, weekly, 1905, 1906, 1909 – 1956 Marion Record, weekly, 1894 – 1895 McDowell Democrat, weekly, 1905 – 1909 McDowell News, tri-weekly, 1962 – 1994 Mountain Mercury, weekly, 1863 Western Enterprise, weekly, […]

Edwards, Oberia “Obie” Seay Read (2008)

Obituary of Oberia “Obie” Seay Read Edwards ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Oberia “Obie” Seay Read Edwards, 84, of Asheville, passed away Friday, November 7, 2008 at Four Seasons Hospice in Flat Rock, NC.  She was born in Haywood County to the late Hayes Seay and Gertrude Mull Seay.  Oberia was raised in Bryson City, […]

Edwards, Donna (Gail) McMahan (2008)

Obituary of Donna (Gail) McMahan Edwards ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mrs. Donna (Gail) McMahan Edwards, age 64 of Marion passed away on Tuesday September 23, 2008 at her residence.  A native of McDowell County, Donna was born on August 16, 1944 to the late Robert McMahan and Hassie Shuford McMahan.  She was a member […]

Early, John Clark (2008)

Obituary of John Clark Early ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook John Clark Early, 89, of Greensboro, lovingly known as the Candy Man, passed away on December 13, 2008 at Moses Cone Hospital.  Funeral service was held on Wednesday December 17, 2008 at 2:00 P.M. at Lawndale Baptist Church with interment to follow at Westminster Gardens […]