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“Dear family, You are in my prayers. Kathy, I know how proud you were of your sons from those office visits, I cannot imagine how you are feeling....Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Candace Lowman Cox

“Johnny and family,We are praying for the Holy spirits comfort and strength for you all during these difficult days. We love you all !Sonny Sisk and...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: SONNY SISK - morganton, NC

“Praying for the family. May y'all be comforted knowing Curtis is with Our Lord and Savior. May the memories of his life here be strength to y'all. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Curtis & Christine Lamoureux - NC

“One tough fellow and good friend. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Wayne Cook - Vale, NC - Friend

“Curtis and I were in the same grade and attended church together as kids. His Mom is a treasure to me. I am praying for the entire family and...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Emily & Don Sisk - Lawndale, NC

“We are sad to hear that Curtis has passed away. He was a good boy and a good man. He fought a valiant fight against the cancer that took his good...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Rachel and Dennis Sipe - Clemmons, NC

“Vickie, You are in my thoughts and prayers my dear sweet friend. I am here for you, call me when you need me. Joan ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Joan Spinks Benfield - Valdese, NC

“Sending love and prayers for all. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Savannah Benfield - NC - Friend

“I have memories of Curtis as a sweet and funny little boy. I'm so sorry for Vickie and the rest of his family. God bless all. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Marvin Lutz - Glenview, IL

“DearJohnny&Family Our sincere condolences on the passing of Travis.Prayers of comfort&healing are being sent to all. Love Wayne&Trish Crosbie. Xo ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Wayne&Trish Crosbie - Manchester, NJ

“Johnny, Marilyn and family - You all are in our prayers. We love you. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Roger and Michelle McCoy - NC

“So sorry to hear about Curtis' passing. He was such a sweet young man when he was in school. Seemed to always have a smile on his face and a look...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Gail Killian - Connelly Springs, NC


Mr. Curtis Howard Yancey, 42, of Connelly Springs, passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Burke Hospice & Palliative Care, following a period of declining health.
Curtis was born on May 30, 1977 in Burke County to Johnny Yancey and Vickie Mull Metcalf. He was previously employed with Rutherford Electric and was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Vale.
Survivors include his son, Charlie Yancey and his mother, Laura Davis, his parents, Johnny Yancey and wife Marilyn, his mother Vickie Metcalf, and one brother, Travis Yancey and wife Reba. Also surviving is his uncle, Jerry and Yancey and wife Catherine, and an aunt Jeanette Parker, and two nephews, Holden Yancey and Zachary Brown.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. at Zion Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Harold Cantrell and Rev. Alan Barlowe officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, from 2:00 until 3:00 P.M. at Zion Hill Baptist Church.
Memorials may be sent to Burke Hospice, 1721 Enon Rd., Valdese, NC 28690 or to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.