BELMONT - Joanne Cline Elmore, 79, passed away Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at her home.
A native of Gaston County, she was the daughter of the late Rudd H. and Louise Edwards Cline.
Joanne was a devoted mother and grandmother. She retired from Pioneer Girl Scout Council after over 30 years of faithful service. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Belmont, where she was involved with United Methodist Women.
She is survived by her daughter, Teri E. Wilson and son-in-law Claude of Belmont; son, Harvey H. Elmore III and daughter-in-law Debra of Cramerton; grandchildren, Mitchell Wilson and wife Tara, Keith Wilson and wife Ali, Josh Elmore, Chelsea Elmore, Tyler Hallman and husband Nick and great-grandchildren Reagan and Rudd Wilson.
A service celebrating the life of Joanne will be held at 4 pm Tuesday at First United Methodist Church of Belmont with the Rev. Chuck Baker officiating. The family will receive friends after the service in Carpenter Hall.
Memorials may be made to FUMC Belmont, 807 South Point Road, Belmont, NC 28012; or to Carolinas Peak to Piedmont Council, www.girlscoutsp2p.org.
McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Elmore family.