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“To the family of "Little Stevie" I am so sorry for your loss. This sad time can only be endured with the memory of Steve's smile and laugh...your...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Candace Lowman Cox

“So very sorry to the family, friends and loved ones. Stevie was a very free happy go lucky man. I remember when Scott and I wereally together he was...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Melissa Brank Thornburg - Hickory, NC

“Tonya, you and Stevie both, I started to say good friends, but y'all are not friends, you're family, and have been since day 1. I love you, and...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Becky Edwards - Valdese, NC

“So sorry for your loss. He was a good and kind hearted man. Even though I hadn't seen him in a couple of years he was still a friend of mine and will...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Ann Cook - Lenoir, NC

“So sorry for your loss I sure am going to miss him he was a great neighbor ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Angela Deal - Valdese, NC

“Sorry for your loss, he was one of a kind, good memories I will keep forever in my heart!! ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Barus - Lenoir, NC

“Rest in peace stevie prayers for you ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Stevie Benfield - Valdese, NC

“A man thats gonna be mist for his kind hart and good deeds. See you soon my freind@ the gate .com.... ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Darrin Lambert - Drexel, NC

“May you rest in peace You will be missed ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Stefanie Holland - Valdese, NC

“Steve was a dear friend of mine. I've known him and his brother since childhood. Steve had a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone. He was...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Steven Sigmon - Valdese, NC

“Prayers for your family may he R.I.P and watch over you all above ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: S F - NC - Acquaintance

“Fly high my friend & rest easy Stevie ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Wendi Jones - Morganton, NC

“My prayers go out to the family. RIP my friend Steven. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Phil Whisenant - Morganton, NC

Mr. Michael Steven (Steve) Christenbury, 50, of Valdese, passed away on Tuesday March 24, 2020 at Grace Hospital, Morganton, after a period of declining health.
Michael was born December 12, 1969 in Mecklenburg County, a son of the late Steven Howard Christenbury and Linda Sue Hoyle Christenbury Braswell. He was self-employed most of his life working in maintenance and mobile home installation.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Claude Kevin Christenbury, grandparents, Myrtle and Claude Hoyle, Vivien Jacumin Erwin and Howard Richard Christenbury. .
Surviving are his daughter, Courtney Christenbury of Morganton,, a granddaughter, Molly Morrison, and siblings, Casey Braswell and his son Sawyer Braswell of Rutherford College, Scott Christenbury, and Josh Silvers of Morganton, Bryan "Buddy" Burton, Jeremy Thewlis and Mike Neat of Kentucky. Also surviving are his long time companion Tonya McGalliard and aunts, Libby Braswell , Brenda Wellborn a number of uncles and cousin and a host of fiends.

A Celebration of life will be planned at a later date with all friends and family in attendance.
Memorials may be made to Heritage Funeral Service to help with expenses.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at www.heritagefuneralservices.com.
Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory is assisting the Christenbury family.

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