October 27, 1928 ~ September 30, 2012
Floyd Gilmer Marion, age 83, of Carthage passed away Sunday, September 30, 2012 at the FirstHealth Hospice House with his family by his side. He was a member of Culdee Presbyterian Church.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Culdee Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Joseph Washburn officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the funeral service in the church fellowship hall.
Gilmer was born in Surry County on October 27, 1928. He was the son of the late Floyd Dock and Geneva Shelton Marion. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Linda Marion Powers. He is survived by his wife of 59 A‚A½ years, Gussie Monroe Marion and sons, Johnie Ellis Marion and wife, Connie; Ronnie Michael Marion and wife, Cathy; and Gary Kent Marion; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren all of Carthage; brothers, Gaither Marion and wife, Peggy of High Point; Cardell Marion and wife, Mabel of Trinity; Rex Marion and wife, Jean of Lexington; sisters, Rachael Carter and husband, George of Staley; and Polly Whitaker of Sanford.
Memorials may be made to: FirstHealth Hospice House, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Online condolences may be made at www.PinesFunerals.com