Age: 78 Address: Green Mountain, North Carolina Date of Death: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Lloyd Phillip Deyton of Green Mountain, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 23rd at his home.
A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Cecil and Leora Tipton Deyton. He was also preceded in death by brothers: Boyd, Ben and Clyde Deyton. Lloyd was a retired public school teacher and coach. He had a deep love for his family. Lloyd also had a love for farming, and spent time with his friends playing rook, fox hunting and was a fixture in the Democratic Party. He was a member and trustee of Covy Rock Free Will Baptist Church.
Surviving are a son: Phillip Deyton and wife, Jeannette, of Green Mountain; 2 daughters: Lisa McCourry and husband, Ricky, of Green Mountain, and Angie Vance and husband, Linc, of Burnsville; sisters: Hope Hensley and Helen Hughes of Burnsville, and Doris Willis of Old Fort; brothers: Clarence, Claude and Johnny Deyton of Burnsville and Donnie Deyton of Sevierville, TN; 6 grandchildren: Anthony McCourry and wife, Olivia, Brandon McCourry and wife, Lori, Bryan Deyton, Catlin Deyton, and Lexi and Aidan Vance; and, 2 great grandchildren: Kallie Mae McCourry and Zoe Grace McCourry.
Funeral services will be held at 7PM Sunday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Russell Hughes, Bart Deyton and Randy Laws will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 11AM Monday in the Cecil Deyton Family Cemetery on Charlie Deyton Road.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7PM prior to the service at the funeral home.
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