Carson Lee McKinney

October 24, 1944 - March 16, 2015 

Carson Lee McKinney

October 24, 1944 - March 16, 2015 

Obituary for Carson Lee McKinney

Carson Lee McKinney, 70, of Ellenboro, died Monday, March 16, 2015 at Hospice House. A native of McDowell County, he was the son of the late Earl Carson McKinney and Dorothy Rhom Arrowood. Carson was retired from the furniture industry and attended Macedonia Baptist Church.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Betty Hartman McKinney; daughters Billie Thurman and husband Lee of Ellenboro and Dorothy Ann McKinney Gladden and fiancé Glen Bumgarner of Valdese; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; sisters Lois Baker of Lexington, NC and Freddie Ann Conner of Union Mills. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step father, W.J. Arrowood.

Funeral services will be held 4pm Wednesday March 18, 2015 at Crowe’s Mortuary. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.

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