Gertrude McHan

LOWELL - Gertrude Mooneyham McHan, 86, passed away Oct. 11, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.

A native of Gaston County, she was the daughter of the late Hobert and Minnie Mooneyham.

She is survived by her sister, Betty Sue Dockery of Lowell; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Claude C. McHan; son, Claude C. McHan Jr.; and sisters, Frankie Drum and Colene Buchanan.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Carothers Funeral Home in Gastonia.

Burial will be private.

Condolences may be made online at

Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the McHan family.

Funeral Home

Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park
2205 Williamsburg Drive Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 867-6337

Published in Gaston Gazette on Oct. 13, 2012