George Franklin McIntyre Sr., 79, of Richmond County, passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2023.
He was born on Feb. 4, 1944 in Richmond County, a son of Henry Lee McIntyre and Roberta Poe McIntyre.
He was retired from textiles but was known for his blueberries, bees, and his wonderful woodworking.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Smith McIntyre; son, Frank McIntyre (Kristy); daughter, Holly Bellanger; grandchildren, Jessica McIntyre (Jeremiah Lee), Dylan McIntyre, Jordan McIntyre, Amelia Bellanger (Ricky Alvarado), Madeline Bellanger (Scott Perry), Gabrielle Bellanger; two great-grandchildren, Cash Lee, Grayson Lee; brother, Van McIntyre(Joy); sisters, Robbie Gibson (Donnell) Edith Atkins, Sarah Atkins; and many friends and family.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 2, 2023 at Carter Funeral Home in Ellerbe. Visitation will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Condolences may be made online at carterfuneral.net.
Carter Funeral Home is honored to serve the McIntyre family.