Rebecca Ann Queen

August 22, 1933October 11, 2020

Rebecca “Becky” Ann Queen, 88, of Cramerton, NC peacefully passed away at her home on Sunday, October 11, 2020. She was born in Cramerton, NC on August 22, 1933. She was the daughter of the late Arthur Lee Queen and Cleo Kitchens Queen.

Becky worked for Modern Talking Pictures, Inc. in Charlotte for many years. She attended King’s Business College and was a lifelong member of Cramerton Independent Presbyterian Church.

Becky fought a long, courageous battle with cancer. With her uplifting spirit, she was an inspiration to many that faced health challenges. Becky was very active and she enjoyed gardening and earlier in life, she loved to travel. Becky had a passion for life and wanted every day to count.

Becky is predeceased by her parents and her beloved sister, Joyce Queen Rabb. She is survived by her niece, Angie Dowd and her husband, Rick, and their son, Bryant. Throughout the years, Becky cherished the love and support of Jim Arp and his family, especially Ann Flowers, who provided continual support throughout her recent illness.

Special thanks to Donna Thornburg, a dear family friend, for her support and friendship.

The family is grateful for the outstanding compassionate care provided by Gaston Hospice. If you would like to make a donation in honor of Becky, please consider a donation to Gaston Hospice, PO Box 3984, 258 East Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054 or to a charity of your choice.

The family will have a private graveside service.

The staff of Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park is honored to serve the Queen family.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Donna Thornburg

October 13, 2020

I've known Becky for years.! I actually had the pleasure of helping care for her mother. "Becky" was such a wonderful woman.!! Always caring, full of love for everyone as well as a helping hand for those less fortunate. I'm heartbroken over her passing but she¹s not sick or in pain anymore. I already miss her dearly.!

To Becky's Family.... All of You are in my deepest thoughts and prayers.!

Inge Hooper

October 13, 2020

Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. May you find peace and comfort in the days ahead.
Becky will be missed dearly by all.

With sympathy,
Inge and daughters


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