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“I Will miss him dearly. He was one of a kind. God bless his soul for he was wonderful man that had a beautiful heart. I probably wouldnt have made it...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Michele Parsons - Valdese, NC

“The 81 team will miss you ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Keith Hart - Wilkesbro, NC

“Eddie will be greatly missed. I am going to miss his friendly wave of the hand when I saw him pass by everyday. My deepest sympathy goes out to...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: WANDA CRUMP - Valdese, NC

“We send our deepest sympathy to Esther and Margaret in the loss of thier brother. And to little Cindy in the loss of her dad. Ur seems so many...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Kim Crump - Valdese, NC

“We lost a great man however Heaven is now a better place ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Phillip Whisenant - Morganton, NC

Mr. Arthur Edward Brittain II, passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Frye Regional Medical Center following a brief illness.
Eddie was born on June 24, 1957 in Burke County to the late Arthur Edward Brittain and Virginia Dare Reid Brittain. He was the owner and operator of Burke Upholstery and Auto Restoration since his father's passing in 1976. Eddie had a love for animals and a passion for dirt track racing. May the #57 black mustang race on forever.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one nephew, Timothy Williams.
Survivors include his daughter, Cynthia Brittain Throneburg and husband Dash of Granite Falls, and two sisters, Margaret Self and husband Jerry of Valdese and Esther Smith and husband Randy of Valdese. Also surviving are three grandchildren; Ivy, Cooper and Paxton Throneburg, and four nephews; Scott, Brett , Ronny Self, and Bryan Williams.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 3:30 P.M. at United Baptist Church, with Rev. Dustin Camp and Rev. Steve Matthews officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday, from 1:30 until 3:30 P.M. at United Baptist Church.
Memorials may be sent to Burke Friends for Animals, 417 Kirksey Dr., Morganton, NC 28655.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at
Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Brittain family.