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Florence Pauline Galloway Hoxit

Death 24 Jun 2006 (aged 85)
Burial Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 17305450 · View Source
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Florence Galloway Hoxit, 85, of Charleys Creek Road, Tuckasegee, died Saturday, June 24, 2006, at her residence after an extended illness.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 26, at Charleys Creek Baptist Church, of which she was a member, with the Revs. Leonard Luker, John Bates and L.H. Mathis officiating. Burial was in Charleys Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Darrell Luker, Roger Luker, Dennis Luker, David Luker, Jamie Luker and Chris Ashe.

A native and lifelong resident of Jackson County, she enjoyed quilting and gardening. She was a daughter of the late Wed and Mary Harris Galloway.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Lee Hoxit, who died in 1970; two daughters, Edith Moon and Anna Faye Luker; five brothers; three sisters; and two grandsons.

Surviving are six daughters, Dorothy Snyder, Leola Durham and Lilly Tucker, all of Pickens, S.C., Leona Luker, Gladys Luker and Brenda Hoxit, all of Tuckasegee; one stepdaughter, Alma McCall of Pisgah Forest; two sons, Berlen Hoxit of Tuckasegee and Berles Hoxit of Pickens; one stepson, Leward Hoxit of Tuckasegee; two sisters, Bessie Airline of Jacksonville, Fla., and Betty Dean Turbyfille of Asheville; one brother, Earl Galloway of Castlerock, Wash.; 25 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.




  • Created by: JoAnn Welch Coon
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17305450
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Florence Pauline Galloway Hoxit (16 Mar 1921–24 Jun 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17305450, citing Charleys Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by JoAnn Welch Coon (contributor 46853486) .