- June 5, 1936 - February 17, 2009
- Gastonia, North Carolina
of William's Passing
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“My deepest condolences to William's entire family. You don't know me but I am William's 3rd cousin. His mother Lois Robinson's great grand father,...Read More »
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“Our families are truly sorry for your loss....as going on line to check the obituaries..I had no idea your dad was sick......God bless each and all...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: HELEN TWEED - gastonia, NC
“sorry for the lost i will be praying for you and the family god bless you all .but he is in a better place my thoughts and prayers are with you all...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: michelle - gastonia, NC
“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
4 of 9 | Posted by: michael Barnett - gastonia, NC
“hey my thoughts and prayer will be with u and i hope everybody will be okay
5 of 9 | Posted by: sharon barnett - gastonia, NC
“Grandpa Your the greatest person that i have ever had known. I hope for youhh the best and your still in the heart of my chest. When youhh see your...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Kandi Christenbury - Gastonia, NC
“sorry about your lost thoughts and prayers will be with u
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“Our prayers go out to the family. May god be with you all. From the family of Horace and Della Gibson
8 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Colette - Enterprise, AL
“sorry for the lost you are in my thoughts and prayers but he is in a better place he wont have to suffer anymore may god bless you all
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McLean Funeral Directors
Mr. William "Bill" Neil Christenbury, 72, of Gastonia, died Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at Gaston Memorial Hospital. He was born June 5, 1936 in York County, SC to the late Ebbie Lee and Lois Robinson Christenbury.
Bill worked for 45 years with TiCaro, Dixie Yarns and A & E. He was a loving husband, caring father and grandfather. He was a good provider for his family and a good friend to all who knew him. He will surely be missed but God has received a precious angel.
In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Thelma Gibson Christenbury, by a brother, Bobby Christenbury, and by a great-grandson, Marcus Jesus Hernandez.
Survivors of Bill include his sons, Terry Neil Christenbury of Gastonia; William Wayne Christenbury of Gastonia; daughter, Lisa Christenbury Davidson of Gastonia; sisters, Helen Ramsey of Gastonia; Madge Ballew of Wake Forest; Virginia Mosley; Nancy Worthy; Judy Crane; Dale Conner; and Gaynelle Woody; brothers, Ebbie L Christenbury, Jr.; Donald Christenbury; and Charles Christenbury, all of Gastonia; grandchildren, Crystal Davidson; Roy Davidson; Michael Christenbury; Shauna Christenbury; and Kandi Christenbury; great-grandchildren, Travarus Williams, Haley Gunter, Mylen Davidson, and Christian Davidson; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends, Deborah Penley & Betty McCombs.
The family will receive friends Friday, February 20, 2009 from 3-5pm at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia. A funeral service will be held 5pm, Friday, February 20, 2009 in Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors with Pastor Roger Huffstetler officiating. Entombment will follow the service at Evergreen Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the William Christenbury Memorial Fund, c/o Lisa Davidson and Terry Christenbury, 2604 Penny Park Drive, Gastonia, NC 28052.
Condolences may be sent online to www.McLeanFuneral.com.
McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mr. Christenbury.
700 South New Hope Road Gastonia, NC 28054
Tel. (704) 865-3451