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Carolyn McBee Morphy
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1939
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 2012
North Carolina, USA

Carolyn McBee Morphy died July 4, 2012 after a period of declining health.

Carolyn was born April 2, 1939 in Bakersville. She was a graduate of Marion High School. She received a BS from Wake Forest University and a MS from UCLA. She taught High School in California several years before returning to North Carolina. After returning to North Carolina she taught at Mars Hill College. She also taught Physical Education and Reading at Nebo, NC and North Cove, NC.

Carolyn developed an Elementary Physical Education program which was adopted by schools in various parts of the United States.
She was a Member of Bakersville Baptist Church where she served as the organist when needed.
She was a Member of the Mitchell County Historical Society. She served on boards of the Mitchell County Library and the Bakersville Medical Clinic.

Carolyn enjoyed her grandson's as they played sports and activities.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Ivy McBee.

She is survived by: her daughter, Elizabeth Ivy Morphy and her fiance, Michael Street of Bakersville, NC, sisters, Virginia Cross and husband Gene of Marion, NC, Marie Geouge of Clover, SC, Helen Shimp, of Marion, NC, grandchildren, William McBee Morphy and Michael Alexander Street, of the home, four nephews, one niece, three great nephews, four great nieces, and special friend, Henry Skorga.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 3:00PM in the Bakersville Baptist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Billy Stewart and Chris Rathbone will be officiating the service. Interment will follow in the Bakersville Memorial Cemetery. 
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  Paul Thomas McBee (1905 - 1970)
  Ivy Sandy McBee (1911 - 2005)
Bakersville Memorial Cemetery
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: MJ
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
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 Added: Jul. 6, 2012

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