SHELBY-Ms. Rebecca "Becky" McCombs Whitworth, 50, of 1232 Webb Drive, Shelby, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby.
She was born on March 25, 1962, in Cleveland County.
Becky was a member of First Baptist Church of Earl. She was employed with Cleveland County School System as a teacher's assistant. Becky enjoyed reading and visiting with family and friends. She adored her daughter Rozlyn and her grandchildren were the joy of her life.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Charles Jr., and a brother, Bo Duncan.
Left to cherish her memory are her mother, Alean McCombs; a daughter, Rozlyn McCombs; two grandsons, Brock McCombs and Amar'e Eskridge, all of Shelby; three sisters, Mrs. Sherry Williams (Gene), Ms. Martha Merriweather, and Mrs. Lynn Adams (Larry), all of Shelby; two brothers, Mr. Kenneth Michael McCombs (Raleen) of Providence, R.I., and Mr. John Wesley McCombs of Shelby; her former husband and friend, Mr. Nolan Whitworth of Shelby; a very special cousin, Mr. Nathan Jackson (Anie) of Owings Mills, Md.; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins and friends.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Funeral Service: 3 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, Earl
Officiated By: The Rev. Randy Thurman; The Rev. Simon McClain will deliver words of comfort.
Burial: Sunset Cemetery
Funeral Home: Enloe Mortuary is serving the family
Online Condolences: www.enloes.net
Published in Shelby Star on Mar. 8, 2013