MEBANE, N.C. - Mr. Kenneth Currie, 6363 Preacher Hayes Road, died Sept. 24, 2013, at Alamance Regional Medical Center.
He was the husband of Mrs. Rebecca "Becky" Currie, who survives, and the son of the late Mr. John Arch Currie and Mrs. Othelia Miles Currie, who survives.
He loved car races, UNC basketball, spending time with his family and he loved frying fish.
In addition to his wife of the home and his mother of Mebane, he is survived by his son, Kendrick Currie of Mebane; two stepsons, Donacus Davis and Akeem Davis, both of Burlington; daughter, Ja'Nay Curries of Louisburg, N.C.; stepdaughter, Abrial Poole of Burlington; four brothers, John Frank Currie (Connie), Anthony Currie, Donald Currie (Carol), all of Mebane, and Ronald Currie (Andrea) of Greensboro; two sisters, Carolyn Thompson (Samuel) of Hillsborough and Dorothy Yellock (Alphonza) of Mebane; two grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by Charles and Gary Currie, Merline Ellison and Patricia Vanhook.
The public viewing will be Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, from 1 to 8 p.m. At other times the family will receive visitors and friends at the home of his mother, Othelia Currie, 6363 Preacher Hayes Road, Mebane, N.C. 27302.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Martin's Chapel Baptist Church, Mebane, N.C. Minister Bryon Shoffner of Ebenezer UCC will provide words of comfort. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church prior to the service.
Condolences may be sent to www.blackwellfuenral.com
Blackwell Funeral Home, Burlington, N.C. is entrusted with arrangements.