Mary Mitchum York

September 14, 1928 ~ February 18, 2020 (age 91)


Mary Mitchum York, age 91, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Tuesday, February 18, 2020, in the care of her loving family, hospice and the amazing staff at Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home. 

Mary was a life long member of Southern Baptist Church. 
She was the daughter of the late Willie and Eva Smith Mitchum and a native of Rutherford County.  She was widow of the late William Carvis York.  She was a graduate of R S Central High School class of 1945 and retired from Tanner Companies.

She is survived by 

One Daughter: 
Kay York McDaniel of Rutherfordton. 

One Granddaughter: Nicole Koone Holmes of Wilmington N C and
two Great-Grandchildren:  William and Annabeth Holmes.

Sisters-in-laws:  Sybil Billingsley of Forest City and Opal Harrill of Mooresville N C. 
The Graveside service will be at Southern Baptist Church Cemetery at 3:00 PM, Saturday, February 22, 2020 with Reverend Peter Surran officiating. Interment will be at Southern Baptist Church Cemetery with visitation following in the church Family Life Center.  Memorials may be made to Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home; 1881 Big Island Road; Rutherfordton, NC 28139 or Hospice of the Carolina Foothills; P O Box 336; Forest City, NC 28043.   Online guest register at  McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.

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Graveside Service
February 22, 2020

3:00 PM
Southern Baptist Church Cemetery
140 Church St.
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

Visitation Following Service

Southern Baptist Church Family Life Center
140 Church Street
Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139

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