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Rebecca (Sigmon) Whitson

May 4, 2017


Rebecca Sigmon Whitson, age 52, of Bald Mountain Community, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at CarePartners Solace Center.  A native of Catawba County, she was the daughter of Joann Cook Sigmon and the late Thurman D. Sigmon, who passed away July 15th, 2016.  She was a former member and secretary of Egypt Ramsey Town Fire Department.  Rebecca had a caring heart and loved her family.

Left to cherish her memory in addition to her mother, Joann, is her loving and devoted husband of 27 years, Mack Whitson; her beloved dog, Cotton; sister, Darlene Wells, of Bee Log; half-brothers: Jr. Sigmon of Florida and Anthony Sigmon and wife, Judy, of Chattanooga, TN; mother-in-law, Iva Whitson of Burnsville; nieces and nephew:  Ashley Crowder and husband, Taylor, Emily Wells, Sarah Wells, Julia Wells, Eric Whitson and Amanda Whitson and great-nieces and nephews:  Andrew, Zachary, Eli and Caroline Crowder and Isaac Levi Whitson.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 7th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services.  Rev. Stacey Elkins and Rev. Denny Wilson will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Elk Shoal Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 1 until 3 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.  

Flowers are appreciated or memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Yancey County at 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.

 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
May 7, 2017

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service
378 Charlie Brown Road
Burnsville, NC 28714

Funeral Service
Sunday
May 7, 2017

3:00 PM
Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service
378 Charlie Brown Road
Burnsville, NC 28714


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