May 9, 1927 ~ October 26, 2021
Born in: Madison Co., NC
Resided in: Fairview, NC
Alma McKinney Marlowe, 94, died on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at her home.
A native of Madison Co., Alma was a daughter of the late Robert and Minnie Thomas McKinney. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Vernon Marlowe; brothers, Carlie, Clyde, Boyd and Ralph McKinney; and sisters, Irene Cody, Alene Jamerson and Shirley Dean McKinney.
She was the oldest member of Cane Creek Baptist Church and served as treasurer for many years.
Mrs. Marlowe is survived by her daughters, Patricia Wright, Diana Hensley, Debra Taylor, Sheila Alley and Denise Sales, all of Fairview. She also has eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 1, at 2:00 p.m. at Cane Creek Baptist Church. Pastor Chad Bennett, former Pastor Chester Owenby, and Mrs. Marlowe’s nephew, Jerry Jamerson will officiate. Interment will follow at Cane Creek Cemetery. Her grandchildren, Robbie Wright, Chris Alley, Rocky Sales, Brock Sales, Chance McDevitt, Logan Wright, Colton Miller, and Jackson Wright will serve as pallbearers.