Clinton F. Mace, age 56 of Marion, died on Monday, January 13, 2003 at Mountain Area Hospice in Asheville. Mr. Mace was born November 12, 1947 in McDowell County to the late James Ray and Gertrude Price Mace. He was owner of Clinton’s in Nebo.
Mr. Mace leaves behind his wife Ada Minish Mace of the home and two children – daughter Tony Shook and husband Chris and son, Seen Mace and wife, Jennifer of Marion. He is also survived by a brother, Coy Mace of Holden Beach and four sisters, Pauline Fender of Nebo, Katie Mosley, Pearl Mace and Faye Waldroup all of Marion and three grandchildren, Christina, Alexis and Rustyn Mace.
Graveside services for Mr. Mace will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2003 at the Old Nebo Cemetery with Rev. Jeff Boone officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 15, 2003 from 5-7 PM at Westmoreland Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Old Nebo Cemetery. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to Hospice of McDowell County 218 Logan St. Marion, NC 28752. An online register is available under OBITUARIES at www.westmorelandfuneral.com
. Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday January 15, 2003 Volume 9 # 2