Hubert Bennett Mauney, 83, formerly of Pleasant Grove Church Rd., died Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at The Brian Center Lincolnton. He was born on April 19, 1934 in Lincoln County to the late Grover and Lona Harvey Mauney. Mr. Mauney was a member of Crouse United Methodist Church and retired from La-Z-Boy with 45 years of service. He is remembered for his love of gospel music, making crafts, gardening, and was an animal lover, especially his Chihuahua dogs. Hubert proudly served as a charter member of the Crouse Volunteer Fire Department.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Glenn, Jim, Clyde, Frank, Joe Billy Mauney and sisters Hazel Gantt, Inez Johnson, Ruby Gantt, Vergie Hefner, and Mabel Mauney.
Survivors include his children, Henry Lee Mauney of Crouse, Bennett G. Mauney (Donna) of Sherrills Ford, Betty Jean Huss (Gary) of Crouse, Libby M. Helms (Michael) of Lincolnton; eight grandchildren, Josh Mauney (Lindy) of Raleigh, Rebecca Mauney of Crouse, Bryan Huss (Amanda) of Duncan, SC, Sandy Boykin (Dale) of Mt. Holly, Heather Helms of Lincolnton, Dustin Helms (Sarah) of Lincolnton, Trent Mauney of Charlotte, and Melissa Mauney of Hillsborough; and ten great grandchildren, Tanner and Carter Heafner, Addie and Hayden Huss, Tyler, Emily, and Natalie Boykin, NoraLeigh and Hazel Grace Helms and Jason Douglas.
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM at Crouse United Methodist Church with Rev. Jim Sanders officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday at the church from 1:30-2:45 PM.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Lincoln Co., 900 Dontia Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 or Crouse United Methodist Church, PO Box 43, Crouse, NC 28033.