Harold A. Currin, age 85, of Oxford, NC, went to be with the Lord and Savior on Sunday, February 21, 2016. A native of Granville County, he is the son of the late Willie Hayes and Mary Geneva Cole Currin. Mr. Currin was an active member of Hester Baptist Church and the Director of Rucker Recreational Association. As the Owner and Operator of Ball Four Park and of Currin Total Fitness Center, he was a devoted advocate for youth development and recreation. A devoted family man and was known for his love for animals, especially “Daisy”.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Chapel by Reverend Terry Howard.
Burial will follow at Hester Baptist Church Cemetery.
Surviving are his wife Betty H. Currin, his sons Michael A. Currin (Christy) of Oxford, and Kenny Jay Currin (Ellen) of Efland and his brother, Donald “Chico” H. Currin of Oxford. Survived by six grandchildren; Shayna, Blake, Tanner, Mitchell, Kory, and Taylor. Mr. Currin was predeceased by his sister, Alice Grey Currin.
The Family will be receiving guests from 12:30 – 2:00 pm at the Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Funeral Home on Wednesday, February 24, 2016.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to the SPCA, International, P.O. Box 1230, Washington, DC, 20013-1230
Gentry – Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Currin family.
Online condolences may be made at www.hallwynne.com.