Photo courtesy of Drum Funeral Home - Conover

Opal Yancey Eckard

CONOVER, North Carolina

Jun 10, 1925 - Apr 16, 2013

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Bruce, Elaine, and Chris... Your Mother was one of my favorite people..she was always so kind to me. She and your Dad are a major part of my youthful memories as we grew up at Abernathy. I just found out that you have lost her. I am so sorry that my Mother and I could not be there with you. We both send our sympathies and remember Opal with love and respect.She certainly left me with great memories and my Mother has lost a cherished friend. God bless you and your entire family.

Dear Eckard family,
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Gran was such a kind woman and will be missed by so many. Please know your entire family is in our thoughts & prayers during this sad time.

We were blessed having known Miss Opal.She was such a beautiful loving lady who had a smile so bright it would add light to the hearts of all who saw it. Your family is in our hearts and prayers.God bless you all and keep you safe always

Bruce, Elaine,Chris and Family - Jim and I were saddened to hear of your loss. Opal was a fine person and she will be missed by those who knew and loved her. During this difficult time, may God grant you His mercy and peace. Just remember with God behind us and his loving arms around us, we can handle anything before us. Will keep you and yours in our prayers.

So sorry for your loss. Opal was one of the nicest ladies I ever had the pleasure to work with. She will be missed greatly.

So sorry for your loss of your wonderful mother and grandmother. She was a beautiful person.

I am so sorry for the loss of such a wonderful Lady. Opal will be missed by so many. She was the sweetest lady I have ever known.


Opal's Obituaries

Opal Yancey Eckard, "Gran," age 87, of Conover, NC entered her Heavenly Home on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, surrounded by her loving family, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton.Born June 10, 1925 in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late Julius "June" Thurman Yancey...

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