McDowell

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 […]

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 […]

Duncan, Louise Turner (2009)

Obituary of Louise Turner Duncan ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Louise Turner Duncan, age 85 of Marion passed away on Saturday January 31, 2009 at The McDowell Hospital.  A native of McDowell County, she was born on June 24, 1923 to the late Edward M. Turner and Bessie Hawkins Turner.  Her family and friends will […]

Duncan, Leona Fox (2008)

Obituary of Leona Fox Duncan ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Mrs. Leona Fox Duncan, age 100, known by all as “Mamaw”, passed away Thursday, October 16, 2008 at The McDowell Hospital.  She was born August 24, 1908 in Alexander County and was a daughter of the late Lee Carriagan Fox and Rosa Oliver Fox.  Mrs. […]

Duncan, Julia Stilwell Isbell (1890)

Obituary of Julia Stilwell Isbell Duncan ~ 1890 Transcribed by Elaine Kahler Death of Julia Stilwell Isbell Duncan of McDowell Co: GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS FROM REPORTED DEATHS THE NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE 1890-1893 – page 19 – By Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith/Copyright, Jonathan K. T. Smith, 2002: JULIA A. DUNCAN daughter of Fealden and Martha Turner, born Spartanburg […]

Dover, Pauline Elizabeth (2008)

Obituary of Pauline Elizabeth Dover ~ 2008 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Pauline Elizabeth Dover, 77 of Marion passed away Monday September 15, 2008 at her residence.  She was born in McDowell County to the late Hughie R. Presnell and Mary Hutchins Presnell.  In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a sister Carrie […]

Dockery, Glenda Ray L. (2009)

Obituary of Glenda Ray L. Dockery ~ 2009 Transcribed by Joseph Cook Glenda Ray L. Dockery, 59, of Marion went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday February, 18, 2009 at Memorial Mission after years of declining health.  She was a native of McDowell County and a homemaker.  She was also a loving mother, sister, […]