Thomas Rabon

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    - Mary Ellen Rabon MOORE

SHELBY - Thomas Eugene Rabon Jr., age 65, died Monday, December 3, 2018 at Atrium Health-Cleveland.

Born in Cleveland County on December 31, 1952, he was the son of the late Thomas E. Rabon and wife Ann Justice Rabon and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Tom was a former librarian at Gardner Webb University and later he retired from Bayada Home Health Care.

Tom is survived by his sister, Jane R. Hoyle and husband Charles and nephew David Hoyle and wife Erin Bailey and their three children all of of Mount Pleasant, SC.

Memorial Service will be held at a later date at Fort Jackson National Cemetery with military honors.

Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family of Mr. Rabon.

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Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory
106 Cherryville Rd.
Shelby, NC 28150-4208
(704) 480-8383
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Published in Shelby Star on Dec. 5, 2018
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