Mr. Neil Jefferson McLaurin, 97, of NC 902, Pittsboro, died January 31, 2012 at Siler City Care and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Anson County on August 29, 1914, Mr. McLaurin was a son of Albert Hugh McLaurin and Lucy Elizabeth Rhyne McLaurin. Mr. McLaurin was a retired seafood dealer; in his off time he enjoyed bird hunting and was an avid gardner. He was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church.
Mr. McLaurin is survived by two sons, Hugh David McLaurin and Earl McLaurin, both of Pittsboro; two daughters, Linda M. Ruth of Pittsboro, and Faye M. Taylor of Winston-Salem; a brother, Joe McLaurin of Siler City; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Mr. McLaurin was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Cook McLaurin; a great-grandchild, and six brothers and sisters.
The service to celebrate the life of Mr. Neil McLaurin will be conducted by Rev. Ray Gooch and Rev. Kevin Taylor at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon, February 2, 2012, from the graveside at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church cemetery. Friends may
visit with the family from 7:00 – 8:30 pm Wednesday at Hall – Wynne Funeral Home in Pittsboro.
Online condolences: www.hallwynne.com, select “Obits and Guestbook”.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Pleasant Hill UMC Building Fund, PO Box 785, Pittsboro, NC 27312.
Arrangements for Mr. McLaurin are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service and Cremation of Pittsboro.