McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe

204 South Main Street, Monroe, NC


Mrs. Lois Cornelia Threatt

7 June , 192726 October , 2019

Lois Cornelia Threatt, age 92, of Monroe, went home to be with the Lord on October 26, 2019.

She was born in Union County on June 7, 1927, daughter of the late Clonnie and Ollie Harrington. She is preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Evan Threatt; her sister, Johnnie Lee Todd and her brother, Clonnie Lee Harrington.

Lois is survived by her brothers, Eugene Harrington, Lawrence Harrington and Clarence Harrington; her sisters, Joyce Hathcock and Gina Bender; her daughter, Vickie Mills (Francis) of Polkton; her son, Rodney Threatt (Gale) of Cramerton; her six grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; twenty six great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Threatt retired from Lance Packing Co. after working for over forty years. She loved working in the garden and canning her vegetables. As a child of Christ, she served her neighbors and others with compassion, providing meals and other needs in the community.

The family will receive friends from 6:00pm until 8:00pm Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe. A service to celebrate her life will begin at 11:00am Thursday, October 31, 2019 in McEwen Funeral Home's Colonial Chapel.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe, NC 28110. McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe is honored to serve the Threatt family.


  • Visitation Wednesday, 30 October , 2019
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, 31 October , 2019
  • Committal Service Thursday, 31 October , 2019


Mrs. Lois Cornelia Threatt

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Rick Allred

1 November 2019

I'm so very sorry for your loss. May your Mother rest in peace.
Best Regards,
Rick Allred

Dorothy Crump

28 October 2019

Our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you at this very sad time, we pray that God will dry every tear that will fall and heal your broken hearts.Love in Christ Jerry and Dorothy Crump.