Obituaries, March 21, 2013

Mar. 21, 2013 @ 12:14 AM


Edwin Sims
RUTHERFORDTON — Edwin Sims died Wednesday March 20, 2013. at Hospice Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Crowe’s Mortuary.
Gussie L. Young
SPINDALE — Gussie L. Young, age 82, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Thompson's Mortuary, Inc. of Forest City.
Grace Shelton
Grace Irene Street Shelton, age 78, of Rutherfordton, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at her home. 
Grace was a native of Rutherford County and the daughter of the late Calvin and Martha Marsh Russ. She was a retired textile employee and a member of Wilson Baptist Church.
Left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Betty Allison of the home, Reba Street of Bostic; two sons, Michael Street of Bostic and Joe Street of Bostic; sister Mary Mayse of Bostic; brother Glenn Russ of Lawrenceville, VA; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren; special friends Myra and Josh Sarver. 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Henry Street and Marion Shelton; sons Doug, Jimmy, and Otis Street.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Friday, March 22, 2013, at Crowe’s Mortuary with Rev. Billy Cogdell and Rev. Hubert Street officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the mortuary.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
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