Andrew Ervin "Ervin" Hennessee

Andrew Ervin "Ervin" Hennessee

Male 1936 - 2019  (83 years)

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  • Name Andrew Ervin "Ervin" Hennessee 
    Born 5 Aug 1936  Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died SUNDAY, 1 Sep 2019  Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Oak Hill United Methodist Church, Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Andrew Ervin "Ervin" Hennessee (1936-2019)
    Person ID I2354  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2019 

    Father Millard Tate Hennessee, Sr.,   b. 26 Jun 1888, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1974, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Ethna La Mere Kincaid,   b. 15 Dec 1899, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1972, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 17 Jun 1919  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F905  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Patsy Virginia Clay 
    Children 
     1. Michael Andrew Hennessee
     2. Phyllis Renee Hennessee
     3. Phillip Derek "Phil" Hennessee
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F7760  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Aug 1936 - Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - SUNDAY, 1 Sep 2019 - Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Hill United Methodist Church, Morganton, Burke County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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    Andrew Ervin 'Ervin' Hennessee (1936-2019)
    Andrew Ervin "Ervin" Hennessee (1936-2019)

  • Notes 
    • Andrew Ervin Hennessee, 83, a loving husband, Dad, Paw Paw, and Great-Paw Paw, passed away Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, at home with his family by his side.

      He was the son of Millard Tate Hennessee Sr. and LaMere Kincaid Hennessee.

      He was a member of Oak Hill United Methodist Church and leader of the mission team for several years.

      He was Chief of the Burke County Rescue Squad for 15 years.

      Being the leader of these dedicated volunteers, they became one of the state's top rescue squads, of which he was very proud.

      He loved laughter and telling and listening to jokes pulled on the squadsmen and mission team.

      Ervin spent 22 years with Skyland Textile until the plant closing.

      He retired from Sara Lee Corporation with 23 years of service.

      After retirement he loved to travel, spend time with his family, and lend a hand to anyone who needed his help.

      Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 63 years, Patsy Clay Hennessee; sons, Mick Hennessee (Shari), Phil Hennessee (Diane); daughter, Phyllis Wright (David); grandchildren, Jason Wright (Whitney), Matt Wright (Lia), Andy Hennessee (Holly), Mikey Hennessee (Tabitha), Josh Hennessee (Jennifer), McKayla Hennessee, Mason Hennessee; great-grandchildren, Cole, Luke, Elli, Paige, Parker, Meghan, Briar; stepgrandchildren, Emily, Sam, Kate, Riley, Cameron; sister, Lena Cooper; sister-in-law, Julie Hennessee; and special goddaughter, Betsy Steele.

      Preceding Ervin in death are his parents; sisters, Elsie Houser, Catherine King; and brothers, M. T., Fred, and Carl Hennessee.

      The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Sossoman Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, at Oak Hill United Methodist Church with the Revs. David Beam and Paul Mace officiating.

      Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

      end of obituary [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2596] Ervin & Patsy Hennessee,family group records,2760 Barrier Loop,.

    2. [S14735] "Hennessee, Andrew "Ervin"", Obituary, https://www.morganton.com/obituaries/hennessee-andrew-ervin/article_5fd5e794-fdee.

    3. [S35] Nita Raye Hennessee Shephard (1913-2003) | major contributor for the JOHN HENNESSEE Family (Reliability: 3).