Name: Otis Benjamin CURRIN
Given Name: Otis Benjamin
Change Date: 17 APR 2009
News & Observer, The (Raleigh, NC)
Birth: 22 OCT 1922 in Harnett County, North Carolina
Death: 27 APR 2007
Burial: 30 APR 2007 Lakeside Memorial Gardens, Harnett County, North Carolina
Occupation: Tobacco Farmer/Greenhouse Owner
O.B. Currin, Jr., 84, died Friday, April 27, 2007. O.B. was born October 22, 1922 in Harnett County, NC to the late Otis Benjamin and Neva Shearman Currin. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. Mr. Currin was a retired tobacco farmer and greenhouse owner.
Mr. Currin was preceded in death by his son, Dennis Currin; brothers, Earnest, Burnice, Percy, Ossie, and Grady Currin; sisters, Myrtle Earp, Lela Hockaday, Inez Matthews, and Mildred Gardner.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Rev. Rick Jefferds will officiate. Burial will follow at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Josie Lynn Hayes Currin; grandson, Matthew Thomas Currin of Angier; sister, Betty Wallace; sister-in-law, Edith Currin; and his extended family, Bunny and Gary Dupree of Angier.
The family will receive friends on Sunday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 300 East McIver Street, Angier, NC. Flowers are appreciated or contributions may be made to Oak Grove Baptist Church, 851 Oak Grove Church Road, Angier, NC 27501; or to Community Home Care and Hospice, 400 E. H Street, Erwin, NC 28339; or the charity of your choice. Condolences may be made to the family at www.bryan-leefuneralhome.com.
Father: Otis Benjamin CURRIN b: 2 OCT 1882
Mother: Neva SHERMAN b: 4 JUL 1884 in Person County, North Carolina
Josie Lynn HAYES b: 1 OCT 1924 in Harnett County, North Carolina
Harnett County Register of Deeds
Certificate Number: 4600039
Date Filed: 01/01/1800 12:00:00 AM
Groom: CURRIN JR, OTIS BENJAMIN
Bride: HAYES, JOSIE LYNN
Date of Marriage: 02/06/1946
6 FEB 1946
in Harnett County, North Carolina 1 2
- Dennis Manley CURRIN b: 5 FEB 1949
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