David Franklin Futral,70, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC.

David was born in Richlands, NC to the late Henry and Katie Gurganus Futral.  He graduated from Richlands High School in Richlands, NC.  David moved to Moore County in the 70’s and began his career as an electrician.  After many years working in Fort Bragg, NC he retired in 2014.  

A true outdoorsman, David loved to hunt and fish.  He took great pride in restoring cars for himself and others.  He was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather and brother. 

David is survived by his wife of 43 years Joyce Carlyle Futral; children Tim Dinkins, Steve Dinkins, wife (Ashley) and Dave Futral; grandchildren Eric, Dylan, Steven, Zachary, and Addie; his sisters Edith Simpson, Iris Metts and Alice (Wayne) Livengood; many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.  He was preceded in death by his brothers: Elbert and Billy Futral.  

Memorial Service will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Open Arms Community Church, Vass, NC with Pastor John Brown officiating.   

Due to COVID 19, Family is requesting masks to be worn at memorial service.

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Futral family.

Condolences on line at pinesfunerals.com

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  1. David was always a gentleman to me. I have good memories of him from the 70;s. Deepest sympathy to the family.

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