|Birth: ||Aug. 16, 1916|
|Death: ||May 8, 2003|
PAT ANDREW BIDDIX, age 86, died Thursday, May 8, 2003 at Oak Grove Healthcare in Rutherfordton,NC. Pat was born in McDowell County on August 16,1916 to the late Andy and Lena Lowery Biddix. He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Carol Michelle Rumfelt and a sister, Maggie Biddix Stamey. He retired from Air Preheater after 20 years of service and was a veteran of the US Navy having served during WWII. Pat will be remembered as a very kind, giving, loving man.
Mr Biddix is survived by his wife, Edith Young Biddix of the home; one daughter, Joyce Ann Rumfelt of Marion; one sister, Devada McKinney of Marion; two brothers, Dallas and Ada H. Biddix, both of Marion; two grandchildren, Walter Rumfelt of Shelby and Mitchell Rumfelt of Marion; a number of nieces and nephews.
The funeral services were held on Sunday, May 11, 2003, at 3:00pm at Westmoreland Funeral Home Chapel. The Revs Roger Hayley and Eddie Kirkpatrick officiated. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the Chapel. Interment was in the Biddix Cemetery. The US Navy provided Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of McDowell Countyl 218 Logan Street Marion or Hospice of Rutherford Co. PO Box 336 Forst City, NC 28043.
An online register is available under OBITURAIES at www.westmorelandfuneral.com.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday May 14,2003 Volume 9 #18
Andy A Biddix (1877 - 1917)
Lena E Biddix (1882 - 1966)
Edith Young O'Shields Biddix (1909 - 2010)
Maggie Stamey (1904 - 1992)*
Devada Lorette Biddix Mckinney (1907 - 2005)*
Dallas Paul Biddix (1909 - 2005)*
Adie Harlan Biddix (1911 - 2004)*
Essie Biddix (1913 - 1929)*
Pat Andrew Biddix (1916 - 2003)
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Roger Phillip Burnett
Record added: Oct 01, 2005
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