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May 20, 2021.
The City of Kings Mountain, in partnership with the Tourism Development Authority and the Kings Mountain Little Theatre Board of Directors, have commissioned artist Scott Nurkin, founder of the North Carolina Musician Murals Project, to create a mural honoring hometown hero -- author, singer, songwriter, musician -- Jimmy Wayne as part of an art installment celebrating art and artists from North Carolina.
Pictured (standing, left to right) are: Jan Whisnant, C.A.R.E volunteer; Deneise Deter Liss and Howard David Liss, co-owners of "Bicycles"; Deb Hardin, Founder of C.A.R.E; Lorri Bridges and Vance Bridges, owners and operators of "Rusty Dawgs & Catering"
Arvin Andrew Melton, 89, of Shelby, passed away on Monday, May 10, 2021 at home.
Billy Gene Cartee, 68, of 103 Truhlar Dr, passed away Saturday, May 8th, 2021, at Charles George VAMC.
Douglas "Doug" Carroll, 80, died Sunday, May 9, 2021 at his home.
Elizabeth Smith Willis, 89, of Shelby, NC passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at her residence.
Esther Cochran, 66, died Monday, May 10, 2021 at CaroMont Health in Gastonia.
Geneva Louise Whisnant McNeilly, 89, of Ellenboro, passed away on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at home.
Jeffrey Eugene Parris, 45, of 125 Bolin Road, PO Box 471, passed away on Thursday, May 13th, 2021, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Joan Woodard Williams,51,went home to be with the Lord on Thursday May 13, 2021 at Atrium Health Cleveland.
Joe Willard Smith, 85, of Connelly Springs, passed away on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at his home.
John Patrick Mace, 78, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Atrium Healthcare Cleveland.
Kevin Norris Costner, 58, passed away Wednesday April 28, 2021.
Lattie Lee Wehunt Bingham, 92, of Fallston, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021 at Atrium Health - Cleveland in Shelby.
Lula Coleen Wilson, 88, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on May 11, 2021 at Summit Place in Kings Mountain, NC.
Mary Lee Causby McSwain, 76, passed away peacefully on Monday evening, May 10, 2021 at Peak Resources of Cherryville.
Robert "Robbie" Eugene Fitch passed away Thursday May 6, 2021 at Atrium Health Cleveland.
Shirley Ledbetter White, 85, passed away May 10, 2021 at her home. Born in Kings Mountain, NC.
Steven Curtis Campbell, 31, of Nichols, SC, formerly of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away suddenly on May 10, 2021 in Shelby, NC.
Thomas Craig Campbell, age 59, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.
William Thomas "Tommie" Doster Jr., 82, passed away at Cherokee Medical Center of Gaffney on Tuesday, May 11,2021.