Christine Mitchem Beck

May 9, 1952 ~ June 5, 2022 (age 70)

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Christine Mitchem Beck, age 70, of Rutherfordton, NC, passed away Sunday, June 5, 2022, at Accordius Health at Rutherford.

She was the daughter of the late John and Opal Gallion Mitchem, and a native of Rutherford County. In addition to her parents, Christine was preceded in death by, two brothers, James "Jimmy" Mitchem, Bruce Mitchem, one sister, Jerrie Sue Oyler. 

She is survived by, three daughters, Christie Foster, Carrie Mae Gary, and Dawn Rice (Kevin), one brother, Larry Mitchem (Ruth), one sister-in-law, Diane Mitchem, eleven grandchildren, Kayla Hill, Thomas Foster (Kristina), Tyler Carson (Sienna), Klinnin Carson, Jori Whiteside, Tyshaun Copeland, Dontae Rice, Summer Rice, Hannah Rice, Zechariah Rice, and Jeremiah Rice, and six great-grandchildren, Adelina Baynard, DeAndre Foster, Kobe Watkins, Brayden Hamilton, Maelynn Carson, and Aviana Carson. 

The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at McMahan's Funeral Home. The memorial service will be at Oak Springs Baptist Church at 11:00 AM, Thursday, June 9, 2022 with Reverend Alvin Allen and Reverend Don Hollifield officiating. Family only interment will be at Oak Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Rutherfordton, NC. McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.

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June 8, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McMahan's Funeral Home
249 South Main Street
Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139

Memorial Service
June 9, 2022

11:00 AM
Oak Springs Baptist Church
2501 Rock Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Private Interment

Oak Springs Baptist Cemetery
2501 Rock Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

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