Violet Cline Deal, 95, of Horseshoe Bend NE, Hickory, passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at her residence.
Violet was born October 4, 1924, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Moses Uriah Cline and Naomi Ruth Austin Cline.
She was a devoted homemaker, and later in life worked in the furniture industry in the sewing department. She was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church on Springs Road, but grew up in Shiloh Lutheran Church in Bethlehem. She was a kind and loving friend to all, one that dearly loved her family. She had a home in the mountains which she enjoyed going too and visiting with her friends.
Including her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glay P. “G.P.” Deal; and her siblings, Lenabelle C. Simmons, W. Eugene Cline, Conley J. Cline, M. Leonard Cline, Luther M. Cline, Willie C. Hood, Bobby L. Cline, and Larry E. Cline.
Those left to cherish and honor her memory include her daughters, Lana D. Craig and husband Ronald, Judy D. Hefner and husband Allen, and Barbara D. Hefner and husband Jerry, all of Taylorsville; her son, Roger W. Deal and wife Marcie of Hickory; her grandchildren, Ronda C. Manley and husband Michael of Chicago, Illinois, Mark A. Hefner and wife Becky of Charlotte, Kyle A. Hefner and special loving friend Jeanne King of Greensboro; her great-grandchildren, Solon K. Hefner and Levi A. Hefner, both of Charlotte; grand-dog, Parker; her siblings, Fred S. Cline and wife Helen, Patricia C. Hefner, and Carolyn C. Hines and husband David; caregivers, Neita Holden, Sandra Phillips, Sandra Austin, Sarah Embler, and Robin Allen; and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A private graveside service will be held on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at St. Luke Lutheran Church Cemetery in Conover. Pastor Russell Makant will officiate. The family requests to follow the COVID-19 guidelines. A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. The body will lie-in-state from 2-5 p.m., Friday, July 3, 2020 at Adams Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: St. Luke Lutheran Church Building Fund, 3916 Springs Road, Conover, NC 28613; or Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.
Pallbearers include: Mark Hefner, Kyle Hefner, Larry Foster, Dane Cline, Wade Cline, and Bryan Hood.
Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.
Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to be serving the Deal Family.