4/25/2020 9:15:00 AM Dewey Wayne Frankie McAbee March 19, 1964 - April 21, 2020
CROUSE, N.C. – Frankie "Dewey" Wayne McAbee, 56 passed away at home unexpectedly on April 21, 2020.
He was born in Gaston County, on March 19, 1964 to Hazel Earley McAbee and the late Johnny Wayne McAbee. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ernest and Florence Earley, Dewey and Elizabeth McAbee.
Dewey enjoyed his time working in his yard. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. Dewey worked as metal fabricator with Alert Metal Works for many years.
Left to cherish his memories includes his wife of 21 years, Carolyn Loftin McAbee; his children, Justin Watson, Amanda Reece, Christopher and Joseph McAbee, Amanda Todd and Rhonda Frankum; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Johnny McAbee, Emmaus Smith; sister, Tammy McAbee.
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, if you feel the need to stay home, a card or a phone call to the family will be appreciated.
Funeral arrangements will be at a later date at the Risen Church, 571 Salem Church Road, Lincolnton, NC.
Condolences may be made to www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Gastonia, N.C. is serving the McAbee family.