Ernest Woodrow Dellinger
1939 - 2021
Kirksey Funeral Home
406 Lenoir Road
Morganton, NC 28655
Ernest Woodrow Dellinger

June 11, 1939 - May 15, 2021

Ernest Woodrow Dellinger, 81, of Cherryville, died Saturday, May 15, 2021, with his family by his side.

Ernest was born to the late Edward Woodrow Dellinger and Margaret Inez Mauney, June 11, 1939, in Gaston County.

Ernest worked many years as a shipping supervisor at Southern Devices in Morganton.

In addition to his parents, Edward and Margaret, Ernest was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Brooks Dellinger; and son, Barry Scott.

Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Terry Dellinger and husband, Jerry Vanhorn; sons, Jerry, Gary, and Perry Dellinger; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Sue Lackey (Elwyn); along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Published by The News Herald on May 17, 2021.
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The Class of 1957, Cherryville High School, extends its deepest sympathy to E.W.´s family for their loss. Losing a loved one is always difficult but memories and love keep us going. Our warmest condolences.
Cherryville High School, Class of 1957
May 20, 2021