Steve Whitson

Age: 43
Address: Bald Mountian
Date of Death: Monday, June 30, 2014
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Details: Steve Whitson of Bald Mountain passed away on Monday, June 30th at St Joseph Hospital.
     A native of Yancey County, he was the son of Frances Wilson Bradford and the late Hugh Whitson.  He was also preceded in death by his grandparents, Robie and Pansy Wilson and Charlie and Lucy Whitson.  He was employed by June Enterprises.  Steve loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing.
     In addition to his mother, he is survived by a daughter, Amber Whitson; a son, Brandon Whitson; a sister, Jo Ann Shepherd all of Burnsville; a brother, Wayne Whitson of Mars Hill; 2 nieces:  Jessica Shepherd and Kayla Bradford; 2 nephews:  Matthew Shepherd and Michael Robinson.  Several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
     Funeral services will be held at 8 PM Wednesday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.  Rev. Burl Ledford will officiate.  A graveside service will be held at 11AM Thursday in the Whitson Family Cemetery on Bald Mountain.
     The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM prior to the service at the funeral home, and at other times, at the home of his mother at 50 Woodland Hills Drive.
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