Fred Daniel Rector
Fred Daniel Rector
  • November 17, 1930 - September 13, 2014
  • North Carolina

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Fred Daniel Rector, 83 of Morganton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Visitation will be Tuesday (today) September 16, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm at Shining Light Baptist Church, 3682 Tom Deal Ave in Valdese, friends may also call at the Rector family home. Funeral services will be held at 2pm Tuesday at the church. Burial will follow at Rector Cemetery in Marion.
Fred was born on November 17, 1930 in Marion to Barney and Glennie Hunter Rector and lived in the area his entire life. He worked as a Tool and Die Maker for Broyhill Furniture and attended Shining Light Baptist Church.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife Barbara Jean Rector; children, Danny Rector and wife Sherry, Terry Rector and wife Rita, Billy Rector and wife Anita and Brandy Rector and significant other Brennan Davis; sister, Katherine Rector Parker; brother Joseph "Joe" Rector; grandchildren, Heather Mosteller, John Thomas "J.T." Rector, Dylan Rector, Kelsey Rector and Daniel Rector; great grandchildren, Jayla Mosteller, Payton Abee, Tessa Fleming, Landon Mosteller, Dominick Mosteller, Aiden Davis and special niece and nephew Lori Ann Knighton and Andrew Knighton
Fred was preceded in death by his brother, Claude Rector; sisters, Ruby Proctor and Judy Woody and grandson Michael Lynn Rector.
The Rector Family would like to express a special thank you to the staff at Burke Hospice for the love and care that was given to Fred during the time he was at home and at the Hospice House. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Burke Hospice. Condolences for the family may be left at Arrangements entrusted to Kirksey Funeral home, Morganton.