Rachell Laird Shealy PINEVILLE - Mrs. Shealy, 89, of Pineville, passed away on March 27, 2014. She was born on Sept. 6, 1924, in Henagar, Ala., to Charles and Nina Burchett Laird. She was a textile worker. Survivors include two sons, Gary E. Shealy (Delia) and their children, Earl, Gary L., Brandon, Kayla, Jordan and Miya Shealy, all of Crouse; Byron G. Shealy (Lisa), of Charlotte and their daughter, Brandy Shealy King, Belmont; and ten great-grandchildren, Seth Shealy, Anna Grace King, Izabella King, and Jaxon King; Zach Shealy, Lync Shealy and Poppy Shealy; Kiersten Shealy; Lindsey Shealy and Steven Shealy. Her family will receive friends on Sunday, March 30, 2014, from 1-2 p.m. at the McEwen-Pineville Chapel, 10500 Park Road, Charlotte, NC followed by her service at 2p.m. Dr. Dennis Bean and Reverend Ken Faulkenbury will officiate. Interment will be in Crown Memorial Park in Pineville. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Henry. Memorial may be directed to
, Charlotte, P.O. Box 601597, Charlotte, NC 28260-1597. Condolences to the family may be offered at www.mcewenpinevillechapel.com.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Mar. 29, 2014