DATELINE: KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
James Donald "Don" McAbee
James Donald "Don" McAbee, 78 of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on April 24, 2020 at Atrium Health, Kings Mountain, NC. Born in Cleveland County, NC, He was son of the late James Russell and Josephine (Goins) McAbee. He was preceded in death by a step-son, Tom Blanton; brothers, Tommy and Ronald Dean McAbee; sister, Brenda Foster.
Don worked in his family business, Mac's Grocery, where he was a meat cutter and cook. He was a longtime member of Temple Baptist Church, Kings Mountain. NC where he served as deacon, and a member of the choir. He also served one term with the Kings Mountain City Council, He was a wonderful husband and provider who loved his family dearly. He enjoyed playing golf. Don will be missed greatly by his loving family and many friends.
SURVIVORS: Wife of 48 years: Helen Childers McAbee, Kings Mountain, NC
Step-son: Billy Blanton, Florida
Step-daughters: Patricia Hartley (Gene) Hudson, NC
Penny Self (Leonard) Hendersonville, NC
Brothers: Kenny McAbee and Danny McAbee (Wendy)
Sisters: Sue Holmes (Gene), Wanda Wilson (Bill), Cheryel Pearson (Ronnie)
6 Step-grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren
FUNERAL SERVICE: All services will be private
INTERNMENT: Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, North Carolina
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Temple Baptist Church at 612 North Cansler Street, Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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ARRANGEMENTS: HARRIS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
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