|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1926|
|Death: ||May 26, 2011|
Johnnie Yandle McWhirter
November 25, 1926 - May 26, 2011
Johnnie Yandle McWhirter, Mrs. McWhirter, 84, of Mint Hill, died Thursday, May 26, 2011 at Presbyterian Hospital, Matthews.
Her funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, May 28, at Philadelphia Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dr. Charles C. Williamson and the Rev. Lee Koontz officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Burial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Born November 25, 1926, in Charlotte, NC, Mrs. McWhirter was the daughter of the late Fairley and Viola Finlayson Yandle. She worked for Charlotte Liberty Mutual Insurance Company with over 20 years of service, and later retired from Charlotte Memorial Hospital. For over 60 years Mrs. McWhirter has been a member of Philadelphia Presbyterian Church, where she enjoyed being a member of the choir, a very active member of the Fred Brown Sunday School Class, Presbyterian Women and youth group advisor. She was at her happiest when she was with her family.
She is survived by his loving husband of 65 years, William A. McWhirter, Sr., who was her primary caregiver for the last 29 years; four children, William A. McWhirter, Jr., and wife, Vickie, Gail M. Ferguson and husband, Johnny, Dwayne McWhirter and wife, Yvonne, and Lawson McWhirter and wife, Sherri, all of Mint Hill; a brother, Richard Yandle and wife, Cheryl, of Canton, GA; eleven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, five sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law and many loving nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Philadelphia Presbyterian Church Adult Choir Fund, 11501 Bain School Road, Mint Hill, NC 28227.
Condolences may be offered at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com.
Arrangements under the direction of McEwen Funeral Service - Mint Hill Chapel, Mint Hill, NC.
Evergreen Burial Park
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Jesse McWhirter
Originally Created by: Marg
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
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