Vera Black

STANLEY - Vera Jeanette McKenzie Black, 75, passed away at her home on Nov. 20, 2012.

She was the daughter of the late Earl Cranston and Kate Carver McKenzie.

Vera was also preceded in death by her husband Paul Taylor Black and a brother John McKenzie.

She was born in Heaton on Nov. 6, 1937.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Carothers Funeral Home in Stanley and will also receive friends at Monte Vesta Memorial Park at the Mausoleum Chapel in Johnson City, Tenn. from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

A graveside service will follow the visitation at the park.

Online condolences may be made at

Carothers Funeral Home, Stanley is serving the Black family.

Funeral Home

Carothers Funeral Home
412 South Main Street Stanley, NC 281642015
(704) 263-2631

Published in Gaston Gazette on Nov. 22, 2012