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Jean White McCarthy

May 6, 1946 ~ January 8, 2018 (age 71)

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Jean White McCarthy, 71, of Morganton, passed away on January 8, 2018 at her home with her family by her side, after an extended illness. Jean was born in Burke County on May 6, 1946, and was the daughter of the late Paul and Mary Lou White. She was the owner of Linville Heights Rest Home. She also started a community service organization, Gleaning for the Hungry, where she provided meals to families that were in need of food. She enjoyed watching birds, and loved her little dog. Jean will be missed by all who loved her and all of those that she loved.


She is survived by her husband Vernon McCarthy, Sr., two, children Regina Barker and her husband William of Morganton, NC, and Vernon McCarthy, Jr. and his wife Gina of Morganton, NC. She has two brothers Paul White Jr. and his wife Nancy and John White and his wife Chub, both of Morganton, NC. There are two grandchildren Amber Rose and Lucas McCarthy.


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