Huey Mckinly Marshall, 91, of Upward, awoke with Jesus December 4, 2012. He was a lifelong resident of Henderson County, a son of Marida Mckinly and Cora King Marshall, born April 22, 1921. He served in the US Army, worked at Cranston Print Works, was an apple farmer and a member of Tuxedo First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ethel; daughter, Ethel Jane; son, William Huey; granddaughter, Shirley Marshall; brother, Ray Marshall and sisters Fairlee Brown, Lois Revis, Ruth Nix and Helen Coggins.
Survivors include sons Ted (Molly) Marshall and Larry (Alida) Marshall; daughter Wilma (Tommy) Mathis; sister Iness Adkins; daughter in-law Wanda Marshall; seven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A funeral will be held 11:00 am Thursday, December 6, in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Rev. Mikell Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 pm Wednesday, December 5, at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of Larry and Alida Marshall. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Tuxedo First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 685, Zirconia, NC 28790.