Everett Hundley McCurry, 93, resident of Abbeville Nursing Home widower of Lavonia Dill McCurry died March 9, 2006 at the nursing home.
Born in Abbeville Co. SC he was a son of the late Paul Edward and Rosa Ariebelle Bowick McCurry. He was twice married first to the late Venice Lydia Collins McCurry.
Mr. McCurry was a charter member of the Wade Hampton Baptist in Greenville, SC before returning to Abbeville many years ago. He spent his adult working life in the textile business as owner of the Loom Service Company. He was also a member of the Abbeville First Baptist Church and was a member of the Baracus Sunday School Class. Mr. McCurry also enjoyed raising bees as a hobby in his spare time. He was a loving father, brother and grandfather and will be sorely missed by all.
Survivors include 1 son, Joel E. McCurry and his wife Caroline, grandson John E. McCurry and his wife Mary, granddaughter Susan E. Wilkinson and her husband Robert, and great-grandchildren Jessica and Ian McCurry and Delaney and Bailey Wilkerson all of Massachusetts. 2 brothers Julius L. McCurry of Abbeville, SC, and William A. McCurry of Greenville, SC, and a sister Ella Perry of Abbeville, SC.
He was preceded in death by a brother Albert McCurry and a half brother Marshall McCurry, sisters Grace and Vera and half sister Alice Faye McCurry.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday March 15, 2006 at 11:00 AM from the Abbeville First Baptist Church with the Rev. Reiny Koschel officiating. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Abbeville, SC.
The body is at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home where the family will recieve friends from 6:00 until 7:00 PM Tuesday evening.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to the Abbeville First Baptist Church 111 Ellis Ave. Abbeville, SC 29620.