Mr. William Hoyt Starnes

September 21, 1946March 17, 2014

Mr. William “Bill” Hoyt Starnes, age 67, of Monroe, passed away (Monday, March 17, 2014) at Carolinas Medical Center-Union Hospital in Monroe. Mr. Starnes was born September 21, 1946 in Union County, N.C., a son of Mrs. Eula Mae Knight Starnes and the late Mr. Ezell Joyner Starnes. Mr. Starnes was well known as having been an employee of and having retired from the Union County Public School System, Bus Garage, as a bus mechanic. Survivors include his wife: Mrs. Linda “Kay” Moser Starnes of the home, his Mother: Mrs. Eula Mae K. Starnes of Waxhaw, (one) Son: Mr. Clarence “Michael” Starnes and wife Tasha of Waxhaw, (one) Daughter: Mrs. Krystal S. Sims and husband Nicholas of Monroe, (one) Grandson: Colton Sims of Monroe, (three) Brothers: Mr. Furman Starnes and wife Jean of Waxhaw, Mr. E.J. Starnes and wife Debbie of Rock Hill, South Carolina and Mr. Harvey Starnes of Waxhaw, (one) Sister: Mrs. Bessie S. Benson and husband Doug of Waxhaw, and also a very “Special” nephew and niece: Mr. Shawn Sather and wife Michelle of El Paso, Texas and Ms. Heather Sather of Blacksburg, South Carolina. The family will receive friends and relatives for visitation tonight, (Wednesday, March 19, 2014) from 7:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at McEwen Funeral Home in Monroe. Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mr. William “Bill” Starnes will be held on (Thursday afternoon, March 20, 2014) at 2:00 P.M. in the Mount Calvary Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Craven Chavis and the Rev. Danny Johnson, with burial to follow in Lakeland Memorial Park. Memorials may be sent to the Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1418 Clarksville Campground Road, Monroe, North Carolina 28112. Online condolences may be sent to the family at McEwen Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Monroe is serving the family of Mr. William “Bill” Starnes.


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Vicky Harvell

March 19, 2014

Brother, Bill will definately be missed by his family,friends and Church family, It was a honor to have known him and to call him my brther in Christ, I know he is now with our Lord and Savior in Heaven rejoicing along with my husband Cherokee. To the family that brother Bill leaves behind make God give you peace and comfort in these difficult time, Love you all

Vicky Havell

March 19, 2014

you will be missed even the little kids
will miss you they always look forward to BRO.BILL YOU MADE EVEN EVERY ONE FEEL

Mandy Strickland

March 19, 2014

It has been a true blessing to know Bro. Bill all these years. We shared so may laughs over the years we worked together and also the past couple of years as a church family. He was a great and loving man with a heart of gold and will truly be missed. All my love and prayers go out to the family through your difficult times ahead. May God bless you and keep you all wrapped safe in his arms.

Mandy Strickland

Herb Strickland

March 19, 2014

Bro, Bill will be greatly missed bye one and all Faithful man of God and a true and loving friend to all he knew it truly was a blessing to have known Bro Bill and to be apart of his Church family and to be a friend of his, Our heart is with each one of the family members may God comfort your hearts today and in the days and weeks to come we love you brother forever in our mind and close to our heart.

Preacher, Herb Strickland and Wife Linda, Chance, Donald, Alexis and Christopher

March 19, 2014

We are so sorry to hear of Mr Bills passing . A fine man he was .We worked with him at Liles Trucking You all will be in our prayers.

Randy and Debra Estridge

Joan Hair

March 19, 2014

You have all been on my mind and in my heart since this journey began. God bless you all.

Larry & Beverly (Tysinger) Haywood

March 19, 2014

Please accept our sympathy. We are thinking of you.

Amy & Jake Butters

March 19, 2014

You are in our thoughts and prayers.