Ralph Franklin McFee

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Ralph Franklin McFee, 67, of Candler, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Mission Hospital. A native of Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late Clifton and Dicia Hutchinson McFee. Mr. McFee was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and he worked in landscaping. Mr. McFee is survived by his wife, Linda Carol Sharp McFee; children, Gina McAdams and husband Scott, Keith McFee and wife Denise, and Angela Patton and husband Nathan; grandchildren, Ian Roberts, Breanna McAdams, Branson McAdams, Mason Patton, and Maddox Patton; uncle Thurman McFee and wife Faye; and aunt Audrey Harwood. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Pole Creek Baptist Church, with the Rev. Dennis Thurman officiating. Interment will follow in the Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Buildings and Ground Fund at Pole Creek Baptist Church, 96 Snow Hill Church Rd., Candler, NC 28715. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.

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  1. Linda and family: Praying for you during this difficult time. Know these past several weeks/months have been very hard on you. Will always remember Ralph and all his hard work he did for Pole Creek church – not only making the grounds look beautiful and well maintained but he was always a big help to our handbell choir – hauling us to state handbell festival and looking after us – only Ralph would spend his weekend hauling 13 ringers around. May God bless you and be with you in the days ahead. Love, Carolyn and Gerald Stamey

  2. Ralph was a quiet,kind,all around good man And a good neighbor ,we will miss him .Linda and family we are so sorrow for your loss and will
    Be just a step away to help anyway we can.praying for strength and we love you all.

  3. Linda, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. I never knew him well but always remember how the two of you were always together in everything. If you were there Ralph was there. You had a remarkable marriage. Memories are what keeps us going after such a loss. You had a good one and was blest. May God give you and your family strength during the coming days. Love and prayers

  4. Linda, I am sadden by the news. Family, friends and loved ones are in my prayers. Pole Creek has lost many family members and neighbors in the past few weeks …God has called them home and oh what a glorious celebration there must be. May each sunrise bring you hope and each sunset offer a quiet peace. You are in my thoughts and prayers..

  5. Linda, I am so sorry to hear about Ralph. I am currently out of town but you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  6. Linda and Family: We were saddened to learn of Ralph’s death. He will be remembered by many as being a fine christian man. Cherish the many happy memories you have made and we pray that God will strengthen you in the days ahead.

  7. Linda,
    Bobby and I were sorry to hear of Ralph’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and yours. May our God of peace comfort you with His presence today and in the days that lay ahead. Much love and blessings……

  8. Linda, Gina, Keith, Angela and Family,
    Our hearts are broken with you in losing Ralph. Knowing that he is free from pain and suffering is a blessing, but the separation from him is so very difficult. Rory was there to cheer for Ralph as he entered heaven and they are busy seeing loved ones gone before and all the unimaginable sights of glory. What a wonderful reunion we have to look forward to! May God continue to shower His grace and peace upon each of you as you face tomorrow. Our prayers continue for you to draw even closer to the Lord and allow His Holy Spirit to comfort you each and every day.
    Our Love in Jesus,
    Royce and Gwenda

  9. We are so sorry to hear of Ralph’s passing. He was such a sweet man. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you through this most difficult time. May God bless you all.

  10. We are so sorry to hear about Ralph passing away. Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family. Bruce & Betty Smith

  11. I was so sad to hear of Ralph’s passing…know that he is rejoicing around the throne! I love you, LInda, and will be praying for you & your family. I loved ‘rosebud’…he was a sweetie. Because He Lives, we can face tomorrow! Love, Doreen Payne Wacaster, Shelby, NC

  12. Linda and family, so sorry to hear about Ralph’s passing and know he will be missed by all who knew him. Have fond memories of our younger years. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Ron and Barbara

  13. Keith Denise and family. We are very much in prayer for you and your family.
    We know you will miss him.

  14. Linda and family our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time please know if there is anything you need we are just a phone call away

  15. Dear McFee family, after losing Dad a little over a month ago, we know what you are feeling now. It is a comfort to know that we will see them again one day, but it still hurts. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Keith, Crystal and Kellen Lindsay

  16. Linda and family, we were so sorry to hear about Ralph. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Norman and Agnes

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