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December 08, 2023

Edna Meadows McLain

Edna Meadows McLain, 94, of Hiddenite, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

She was born on Friday, September 25, 1925, in Alexander County, to the late Thomas Newton Meadows and Mattie Ola Bruce Meadows.

In addition to her parents, Edna was preceded in death by her husband, Robert (Pack) McLain; a daughter, Vicki M. Jenkins; three brothers, Arthur, Glady and Wayne Meadows; and two sisters, Cleo Hendren and Pauline Meadows.

Edna is survived by a son, Robert Paul McLain (Brenda) of Hiddenite; three grandchildren, Joel Jenkins (April) of Taylorsville, Carrie Lackey (Andy), and Kellie Thorneburg (Barry), both of Hiddenite; seven great-grandchildren, Morgan, Madeleine and Kendall Jenkins, Allie and Myla Lackey, and Kayden and Kylee Thorneburg; and a sister in-law, Ann McLain.

A Graveside Service will be held Friday, November 22, 2019, at 11:00 a.m., in the Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Durant Barr will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the home of Edna McLain, 2855 Sharpe Mill Rd, Hiddenite, NC 28636 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Baptist Church, PO Box 9, Hiddenite, NC 28636; or Tabernacle Baptist Church, PO Box 740, Stony Point, NC 28678.

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