Mrs. Dorothy Mae McCord, 93, of Shallotte went to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at her home.
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Mrs. McCord was born in Ada, Minn., on Aug. 13, 1919, and was the daughter of the late Glen C. and Mary Opal Grimes Herschburger. She was the wife of the late Rev. Herschel LeRoy McCord, retired Methodist minister; and was also preceded in death by a son, Lee McCord.
She was a longtime resident of Longview, Texas, before moving to Brierwood Estates in Shallotte in June 2007 with her daughter, R.J. McCord, and partner Tina Teipel.
Other survivors include a son, David Glen McCord of Guntersville, Ala.; children, Brian McCord, Krista Fox and their families; daughter in-law, Sharon McCord of Longview, Texas, and children, Doug and Dan McCord, and their families; and a sister, Jane McKenzie of LaPorte, Ind.
A celebration of life service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013, at Camp United Methodist Church with the Rev. Richard Vaughan officiating.
The family received friends at the church one hour prior to the service.
Online condolences may be offered at www.shallottefunerals.com
Arrangements by White Funeral and Cremation Service, Shallotte.
Published in The Brunswick Beacon on Mar. 21, 2013