Mr. Johnnie Elvin Huddleston

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DUNN, N.C. - Mr. Johnnie Elvin Huddleston, age 82, of Duncan Earl Lane, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, at his home.
Johnnie was born Jan. 14, 1932, in Terry County, Texas, the son of the late Calvin Owen and Anna Belle Crocket Huddleston. John loved his family and friends He was a 31-year U.S. Marine veteran, serving from Sept. 9, 1949, until Oct. 1, 1979, in the Korean War and Vietnam War. He was awarded the Purple Heart.
A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Bethel Christian Church in Burlington, N.C. with the Rev. Barry Lane officiating. The family will receive friends in the fellowship hall after the graveside service.
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Sue Shaw Huddleston of the home; daughters, Peggy Diane Strasser and husband Diarmuid of Iowa and Linda Susan McCullough and husband Dan of Georgia; son, Steven Wayne Huddleston of California; stepchildren, Becky Morris and husband Phillip of Burlington, N.C., Louie Tayloe "Ted" Slaughter and wife Camberly of Dunn, N.C.; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and five stepgrandchildren; brothers, Gene Huddleston and Thomas Huddleston, both of Texas; sisters, Opal Jackson of Oklahoma and Helen Huddleston of Texas.
The family will receive friends Friday, March 21, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Cromartie Miller and Lee Funeral Home in Dunn.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Gideons International www.gideons.org
Condolences may be made at www.cromartiemillerandlee.com
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Published in TheTimesNews.com from Mar. 19 to Mar. 20, 2014
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