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Albert McCoy Thigpen

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“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends at this time of our great loss. May God Bless and Guide you through these troubled times...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Bobby Davis - Moss Hill, NC

“Flying high our Angel. God Bless the family. Going to be missed by many. RIP Uncle Albert say hi to our Angels. May The Lord wrap his arms...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Mary Allen - Nags Head, NC

“Bonnie thinking of you and your family ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Robin Roark - Chesapeake, VA

“Best man in the whole world; Go to Heaven & go fishing with Walt Love you very much; So sorry Bonnie & Carol ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Kay Blake - Grirton, NC

“Bonnie and Carolyn I am sorry for the passing of your father and he will be missed. I have many fond memories of serving with Albert in the 696th...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Donny Taylor - Goldsboro, NC

“We did love you so. As Fred put it so beautifully, rest high on that mountain until we see you again and tell Millie we miss her too. Love Fred,...Read More »
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Albert was born on August 3, 1932 and passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

Albert was a resident of Kinston, North Carolina at the time of passing.

He served in the Army National Guard for 35 years where he was on the rifle team, a marksman and received numerous awards.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from the chapel of Garner Funeral Home with Richard Parker officiating. Interment services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Pinelawn Memorial Park with military honors.