David Todd Currie, Sr.

October 7, 1927September 11, 2018
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David Todd Currie, Sr., 90, of Clayton, NC passed away on September 11, 2018 at his home.

David was born in Alliance, Ohio to James and Charlotte Currie on October 7, 1927. He grew up in Linesville, PA where he graduated from High School and then moved to Durham, NC where he met the love of his life. He married Marie Harris Currie on August 17, 1951.

He served in the US Army until receiving his Honorable Discharge in April 1948. He spent over twenty years in the Fertilizer industry and proud of the time he spent in Australia helping to open the first liquid fertilizer manufacturer. Following he worked as a Plant Manager with Mogul Corp where he retired in 1990.

For the last 21 years David enjoyed living in Clayton where he and his wife built their home overlooking the 4th green of the Neuse Golf Course. He loved playing golf, traveling, and enjoying his family. Watching the Redskins play football and Duke play basketball on TV made for exciting times with his interaction!

David is survived by his wife of 67 years, Marie; children David Todd Currie, Jr and wife Saundra (Burke, VA) and Kim Alan Currie and wife, JoAnn (Clayton, NC); brother Paul Currie and wife, Peggy (Orange Park, FL); grandchildren, Bradley Alan Currie, Ashlee Marie Currie, Douglas Eugene Currie, David Todd Currie III; great-grandchild Hudson Todd Currie.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the American Legion Post 71 and Community Hospice

A visitation will be held at McLaurin Funeral Home on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 11am with memorial service to follow at 12pm. A reception and celebration of life will follow at Kim and JoAnn’s home located at 100 Neuse Ridge Drive, Clayton.


  • Marie Harris Currie, Wife
  • Kim Currie, Son
  • Joann Currie, Daughter-in-law
  • David Todd Currie, Jr., Son
  • Saundra Currie, Daughter-in-law
  • Paul Currie, Brother
  • Peggy Currie, Sister-in-law
  • Bradley Alan Currie, Grandson
  • Ashlee Marie Currie, Granddaughter
  • Douglas Eugene Currie, Grandson
  • David Todd Currie, III, Grandson
  • Hudson Todd Currie, Great Grandson


  • Visitation Saturday, September 22, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, September 22, 2018

David Todd Currie, Sr.

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Linda Coughlin

September 18, 2018

What a wonderful person to have met in my life. Such a fun friendly happy and loving man. He always made me feel like it was the happiest moment of his day to see me. Saw him only once a year the last few years but still he made you feel special. That’s because he was special. I am sorry for this loss in your life but he will remain in your heart forever. He will in mine. Love you all of you. Family you are all blessed that he was yours. Peace.

Mary D'Errico

September 18, 2018

Sending hugs and prayers to you all. What wonderful memories of gatherings at Crystal Lake and when you all would swing by Girard! Always loved Dave's smile and laugh - may your loving memories, photos and shared stories at this time bring you all peace. Love, Mary Addie

Julie Day

September 17, 2018

Jeanne & Nick Karagias

September 14, 2018

Dave was such a kind, loving and special man. We have so many fond memories of him and his wonderful family. We shared many fun times with him in Myrtle Beach by the pool at the Mustang Inn. He is already missed so much. The family is in our thoughts and prayers. We miss and love you all.

Theresa and Bill Mccrickard

September 14, 2018

We are so sorry for your loss. He was such a fine man and we had fun times sharing golf stories with him. Prayers for you and your family.

Sarah Brooks

September 14, 2018

Bill and I are so sorry for your loss. JoAnn and Kim, your Mom and Dad have been so fortunate to have you there to provide diligent care. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and Marie during this difficult time.

Tracie Landis

September 14, 2018

Sorry for your loss! Hugs and prayers for the family. Love Tracie Overly Landis

Lisa Wooten

September 14, 2018

I am sad to say that I never had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Currie, but I would like for , Mrs. Currrie, Kim, mama Jo, Doug, Crystal, Abigail, Brad and Sandie to know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Kathy Orr

September 14, 2018

What wonderful memories I have of all the fun times we had when we got together. Love you all.
Kathy and Dennis Orr

Paula Overly

September 14, 2018

Such a fine gentle man and gentleman. You will be sadly missed. I've always been proud to be part of such a loving family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love and hugs.