Herman Talmage McCurry, 88, passed away on Tuesday, June 16th at home. A native of Yancey County, he was the son of the late Talmage and Axie Peterson McCurry. Herman was preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon Mae McCurry; brother, LeRoy McCurry; and sister, Mae Durham. Herman was an U.S. Air Force Korean War Veteran. He was also a logger.
He is survived by his loving Wife of 67 years, Bonnie Laws McCurry; children: Anna Lynn McCurry of York, PA, Carolyn Marie Queen and husband, Lee, of Hopkinsville, KY, Victor Clarence McCurry and wife, Donna, of Delta, PA and Janet McCurry of Burnsville; nine grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Herman also leaves behind his beloved dogs, Snoopy and Pat.
Funeral services will be held at 3 P.M. Saturday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. The Rev. Terry Jones will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home. Graveside services will follow at the McCurry-Peterson Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Compassionate Care Western North Carolina, at 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.
Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home is respectfully serving the McCurry Family.
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