|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1923|
|Death: ||May 25, 2008|
Juanita Carswell Yount
Hickory, N.C. - Juanita Carswell Yount, 85, of Hickory, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2008, at Frye Regional Medical Center after a period of declining health.
Juanita was born Jan. 13, 1923, in Mecklenburg County. She was the daughter of the late Floyd and Bessie Godfrey Carswell and was married to the late Raymer Samuel Yount.
She also was preceded in death by five brothers and one sister.
She was the oldest member of The Salvation Army Church and retired at the age of 76 from Top Quality Frames.
Surviving are her daughters, Linda Buchanan and husband, Marvin, of Connelly Springs and Betty Elmore and husband, Lawrence, Ruby Hyatt and Martha Rowe, all of Hickory; three sisters, Ruth Mingus, Betty Stowe and Judy McKinney, all of Hickory; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2008, at The Salvation Army Church, with Major Kent Davis officiating.
Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Thursday at the church, and at other times the family will be at Juanita's homeplace in Hickory.
Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army Church, 750 Third Ave. Place, SE, Hickory, N.C. 28602. Hickory Funeral Home, 1031 Eleventh Ave. Blvd., SE, of Hickory, is in charge of arrangements.
Raymer S. Yount (1922 - 1985)*
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Autumn
Record added: May 27, 2008
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