KINGS MOUNTAIN - Carl Junior McGill, 71, departed this life on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at White Oak Manor Nursing Home in Kings Mountain. He was born on Sept. 3, 1942, in Cleveland County.
Carl was a member of Shoal Creek Baptist Church where he served on the usher board, with the men's ministry and the pastor's aide committee. He was retired from Oakie's Tire Company where he was employed for 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elsie McGill Froneberger.
Left to cherish his memory are one son, Maurice Nichols; a daughter, Charisse Nichols; a sister, Ida McGill McClain; a brother, Sammy Gene McGill, all of Kings Mountain; three grandchildren, Talia Nichols, Keelan Elliott and Omarion Nichols; one aunt, Kathleen Tyler of Philadelphia, Penn.; a special cousin who was like a sister, Kay Mintz of Shelby; and a host of nieces, nephews, other cousins, relatives and friends.
Visitation: The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service, and at other times at the home of his niece, Sheila Young, 211 E. Ross Grove Rd. Shelby.
Funeral service: 2 p.m. Saturday at Shoal Creek Baptist Church
Officiated by: Pastor Michael Isaac
Burial: church cemetery
Funeral home: Enloe Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences: www.enloes.net