March 28, 1933 – May 6, 2020
Harold Joe Mckethan of Lenoir passed away May 06, 2020 at Caldwell Hospice & Palliative Care in Hudson, NC.
Harold was born March 28, 1933 in Montgomery, NC to the late Julius Sanborn Mckethan and Flora Mae Mckethan. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his daughter, Wendy Harrington and his brothers and sisters.
He is survived by wife Linda Miller Mckethan of Lenoir; sons, Terry Mckethan of Lenoir, Dale Mckethan, of Albemarle, and Keith Mckethan of Lenoir; daughter, Kerry Sizer of Lenoir; grandchildren, Heather Hinson of Lenoir, Makaila Stewart of Lenoir, Stevie Harrington, Billy Harrington, Justin Mckethan, David Mckethan, and Ashley Mckethan of Albemarle. Also left to cherish are fifteen great grandchildren.
Harold was a simple man who loved spending his moments with his dogs and grandkids. He also enjoyed time in the garden.
A Graveside Service will be held at Blue Ridge Memorial Park in Lenoir, NC on May 8, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. James Baker officiating.
The family respectfully requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care at 902 Kirkwood St Lenoir, NC 2864.
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Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Harold Joe Mckethan.
Friday, May 8, 2020
Jerry and Jan Pritchard
May 8, 2020
Your loved one's obituary says that he was a simple man, and in today's world that is one of the nicest compliments a person can receive. Our lives have become too complex, too busy, and filled with people who try to do too much. A simple man who knows and appreciates the value of the real things in life is a blessed man. We know you will miss the physical parting with him, but your treasured memories of him will lessen the pain. Your family is in our prayers during this very sad time.