Mary Buchanan Faire

CHERRYVILLE - Mary Buchanan Faire, 88, went to be with our Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Kings Mountain Hospice House with her family and pastor at her bedside.
Mary was born in Northern Ireland, a daughter of the late James and Annie Buchanan. She was a homemaker and member of First Presbyterian Church in Cherryville, where she loved singing in the choir.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lester Faire, and her brother.
She is survived by two daughters, Patricia Sellers and husband Harvey of Cherryville, and Barbara Autry of Sarasota, Fla.; a son, Jim Faire and wife Judy of Cumming, Ga.; and five grandchildren, Erin and Patrick Sellers, Michael and Brian Faire, and Leigh Mode.
Visitation will be from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Cherryville.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church with Dr. Bill Lowe officiating.
Burial will be in Cherryville City Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 107 W. Academy St., Cherryville, NC 28021.
The family wishes to express special thanks to the staff at Carolina Care Cherryville and Hospice House of Kings Mountain.
A guest register is available online at
Stamey~Cherryville Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Faire.

Published in Gaston Gazette from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2012