OBITUARY

Henry Keel Everett

October 6, 1946September 9, 2013

Mr. Henry Keel Everett entered into the Church Triumphant on September 9, 2013, after a short illness.

Mr. Everett was born in Monroe, North Carolina on October 6, 1946 to the late William Nash Everett, III, and Mrs. Frances E. Keel Everett of Rockingham, and Hamlet, North Carolina, respectively. Henry attended grammar school in Monroe, Hamlet, NC, and graduated from Laurinburg High School. He was a member of the US Army, 82nd Airborne, serving as a Medic at Ft. Bragg, NC. He loved to skydive, bass fish, and go camping with the Boy Scout troop in Ocala, FL with his son, Will. He was employed by Sprint in Florida for 32 years, before early retirement, due to heart problems. Moving back to North Carolina to be closer to family, he found a love of gardening, woodworking, and most especially being a grandfather, and found a love of cooking over the past few years. He was a hands on Papa to his grandchildren, and loved them very, very much.

He is survived by his wife, Anna Pegram Everett of 44 years, son, William Chalmers and his fiancee, Heidi Bickner, of Ames, Iowa: and a daughter, Mrs. Marianna Elizabeth Keeth, and her husband, SFC Timothy Paul Keeth U.S.Army, with granddaughters, Kennedy, and Zoie; grandsons, Caleb and Samuel Keeth: also surviving is his brother, James “Jim” Lockhart Everett, and his wife, Pam Mason Everett, of York, SC.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517,Topeka, Kansas 66675 or Levine Dickson Hospice House, 11900 Vanstory Dr Huntersville, NC 28078.

The family would like to thank the awesome staff of the Presbyterian Neurology ICU, as well as the Mercy Rehab staff, and the 3rd floor staff for their kindness and expertise.

No words are really sufficient to thank the staff of the Levine Dickson Hospice House for their loving care for Henry and the family. They will all be a special staff in our hearts.

The Celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, September 11th, 11AM in the Paul Helton Chapel of Forest Lawn West Funeral Home. Interment to follow in Forest Lawn West Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Online condolences may be offered through www.forestlawnwest.com

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Anna Everett

August 12, 2014

My sweetheart, and love of my live, I miss you. It has been 11 months since you heard the Lord call your name to come Home. I have never known such pain, or loss. But I know that the stroke was devastating, and it took it's toll on your body. How I would love to have kept that from happening, but I am not God, and He needed you back. I miss the hours together, your sense of humor, your sweet smile,...most of all I miss your wonderful hugs and kisses. your touch.
You are now with God, and all friends and families that went before you. I will look forward to that day, when I come Home to Heaven, and see you there, with that smile, and your arms open wide. No more goodbyes there.
You were always my one and only love.
I will forever love you, my sweet Henry.
Yours, Anna

Anonymous

October 30, 2013

Anna,
I am so sorry for your loss. Henry was such a sweet man. I only knew you for a short time, but I'll never forget how kind you both were to me. My deepest sympathies go out to you and your entire family in this difficult time.

cooper vuncannon

September 14, 2013

Dear Anna, my prayers are with you during this time. Sarah shared the news with me just this evening. I can certainly understand what you are going through as it has been 18 months since our Lord called Wade home. As much as I miss him, I could not be selfish enough to wish him back as sick and in the pain he suffered. With trust in the Lord, He gives us the grace to carry on. Love, Cooper

Kristan Braswell

September 11, 2013

Dear Anna, Will, Heidi, Marianna & Timothy,
I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Henry with a devilish sense of humor and a gleam in his eye. He was filled with joy and love for his family.

Rose Walker

September 11, 2013

Dear Anna and familhy,
I know this is a difficult time. God be with you all and just know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Love, Bob & Rose Marie (Owens) Walker

Gene andSharon Pait

September 11, 2013

Dear Anna and Everett Family, our thoughts and prayers go out to you and yours. We will hold you in our hearts.

September 11, 2013

Dear Anna and Family,
Thinking of you all and praying for God's peace and comfort during this time. Wish we could be there for the service but know we are sending lots of love, hugs, and prayers from Minnesota. Keep Lamentations 3:21-23 close to your heart. God's compassions never fail. Great is His faithfulness!
Love, Rick and Sharon Allen

Cindy Brown

September 10, 2013

Dearest Anna and your loving family,
God will not fail you. Trust in him to show you the truth and light your way.
My sympathy to all.

Jean & Pete Peterson

September 10, 2013

To Anna and your loving family, We extend our deepest sympathy for your loss. God's comfort will carry you through these difficult days, and our thoughts and prayers are extended to all of you. With love, Jean & Pete Peterson

September 10, 2013

Dear Anna and Family-Our deepest sympathy to you and the family for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you today and in the days to come.
Roberrt and Mary Owens