Isom McCormick

BRUCE – Isom Eugene McCormick, 77, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born Feb. 9, 1936, in Bruce. He was a farmer.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, June 14, at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce. Bro. James Taylor will officiate. Burial will be in Rocky Mt. Cemetery at Pittsboro.

He is survived by his wife, Francis Jo Lee McCormick of Bruce; daughter, Marsha (Charlie) Fortner of Oxford; son, Tim (Vicki) McCormick of Bruce; two sisters, Mavis Johnson of Hernando and Eloise Lafayette of Bruce; three brothers, John Ell McCormick, Kenneth McCormick and Laveral McCormick, all of Bruce; four grandchildren, Kraig (Bridget) Smith of Bruce, Chris (Gency) Smith of Bruce, Corey (Jamie) Fortner of Oxford and Andy (Jessica) Fortner of Oxford; four great-grandchildren, Cole Fortner, Lawson Fortner, Jace Fortner and Liam Fortner.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Isom McCormick and Ruth Ell Ferguson McCormick; a daughter, Tilda Smith; and a sister, Nara McCormick.

Pallbearers will be Andy Fortner, Cole Fortner, Corey Fortner, Jeff Griffin, Chris Smith and Kraig Smith.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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