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Cecil Allen McCormick

February 17, 1934 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 83)

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Cecil Allen McCormick, age 83, of Santa Rosa, California, formerly of Marion, passed peacefully at the Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital on December 3rd, 2017 due to complications following a stroke. Cecil was born on February 17th, 1934 in Marion, NC to the late Charles & Marna Byrd McCormick. He attended Pleasant Gardens School, a (k thru12) school house, and received a full basketball scholarship to Western Carolina University. He married Lois Ann Young, his high school sweetheart and they later moved to California. After moving to Castro Valley, California, Cecil began his career in furniture manufacturing. He later moved to Santa Rosa and retired in 1999. He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend. He is preceded in death by his first wife Lois Ann Young McCormick.

 

Cecil is survived by his wife Margaret Ingold of the home; his two daughters, Tracy Parsons and husband Robert of Wake Forest North Carolina and CeCe McCormick-Moore of Nashville, Tennessee; his two brothers Charles McCormick and wife Carol; Gary McCormick and wife Dianne; five grandchildren and one great-grandson.

 

A service in celebration of his life will take place on Sunday, December 10th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion.  The family will be available to receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. A reception will be held in Asheville following the service, enjoying what Cecil loved and made better than anyone, CAROLINA BBQ!  The burial will take place on Monday, December 11th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in McDowell Memorial Park where he will be laid to rest beside Lois. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Cecil’s life. Condolences may be sent to Margaret Ingold 2087 Bedford St. Santa Rosa, CA 95404. In lieu of flowers, please donate to www.soles4souls.org in Cecil’s name.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
December 10, 2017

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Westmoreland Funeral Home
198 South Main Street
Marion, North Carolina 28752

Funeral Service
Sunday
December 10, 2017

3:00 PM
Westmoreland Funeral Home
198 South Main Street
Marion, North Carolina 28752

Committal
Monday
December 11, 2017

10:00 AM
McDowell Memorial Park
327 Memorial Park Road
Marion, North Carolina 28752


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