David Mounce
David Mounce

Obituary of David G. Mounce

September 3, 2008 Mr. David Gene Mounce, age 54, of Stanley Miller Road, Deep Gap, passed away peacefully at his home Tuesday morning, September 2, 2008. Born May 8, 1954 in Surry County, he was a son of the late Heber Carmi and Mary Lee Holyfield Mounce. Mr. Mounce was employed with G & B Energy as a truck driver. David was a Master Gardener with the NC Cooperative Extension and had a great love of music, cooking and hiking. He was a beloved brother, step-father, friend and companion. He is survived by his companion, Debra Macey, four sisters; Melba Moore of Winston-Salem, Faye Martin of Elkin, Linda Kumar of Marietta, GA, and Cathy Folger, �Ros�, of Elkin, two brothers; Earl Mounce �Kathy�, of Elkin and Sam Mounce of Mount Holly, two stepchildren; Leslee Basinger, � Jason�� of Mooresville and Penn Miller, �Tanya� of Taylorsville, two step-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters; Jo Ann Courtney and Nancy Royall. Memorial services for Mr. David Gene Mounce will be conducted Sunday afternoon at the Elkin First Baptist Church at 3 o�clock. Officiating will be Dr. Bill Johnson. The family respectfully requests no flowers, and suggests memorials to High Country Health Care System Hospice, 400 Shadowline Drive, Suite 100-B, Boone, NC 28607. Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Mounce family.