Theodore Wesley McGuire, age 71, of Zionville, N.C. passed away early in the morning of Sunday, June 30th at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee.
Born December 24, 1947, in Boone, NC, he was the son of the late William McGuire, and Eliza Holman currently of Boone. Wesley, as he was known to his friends, proudly served in the US Army from 1966-69 and in Vietnam. He retired from carpentry after 37 years.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara from Zionville, North Carolina, children, Bryan McGuire and wife, Brooke from Weaverville, North Carolina, and Curtis McGuire and wife Jessica from Concord, North Carolina; three grandchildren, Caitlain, Addison, and Avalyn. He is also survived by three brothers - Baxter McGuire and wife Sandi of Mountain City, Tennessee, Garry McGuire and wife Elaine of Vilas, North Carolina, and Bill McGuire of Vilas, North Carolina.
Funeral services for Theodore Wesley McGuire will be conducted Friday morning, July 5, 2019, at 11:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Ken Turbyfill and Reverend Bill McGuire.Military graveside rites and burial, provided by American Legion Post 130 and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 90, will follow in Cove Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday morning, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock, at the funeral home prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Cove Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.
Online condolences may be sent to the McGuire family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com
Hampton Funeral And Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.