June Delores Flint

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June Delores Flint

Born May 17, 1924 - January 1, 2018.

June Delores Flint passed away January 1st, 2018. June was 93 years of age. She lived most of her adult life in Edgecombe County. June married Richard E. Flint in June of 1958 and remained married 59 years. Together they raised 5 children.

June was the oldest of eight children, born to James and Neva McCormick. Her siblings included her brothers: James “Bo” McCormick, Curtis J. McCormick, Charles Neal McCormick, and Wayne McCormick and her sisters Geraldine “Bunny” Lovullo, Alice King, and Judy Flint.

June was the mother of five children: Donald L. Carter and wife Patricia, Sandra Hazelwood and husband William, Tyrone Hucks, Scotty Hucks and wife Dianne, and Ricky Hucks.

There are 12 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Family and friends know her as a strong independent woman, but also as a devoted wife and mother. She was a beautiful person both inside and out and very loyal to those she loved.

June devoted her life to Jehovah God at the age of 16 at the 1941 Theocratic Assembly of Jehovah’s Witnesses in St. Louis, Missouri. She was fully immersed by water baptism to symbolize her dedication to serve Jehovah and did so up till her death. She believed deeply in the Bible’s promise of life everlasting on a paradise earth and shared her hope with others at every opportunity.

June loved nature, always outside planting and watering anything beautiful that grew from the earth. She had an encyclopedic knowledge of plants, vegetables, and flowers and would often share this knowledge with others. June also loved to sing. If she was working, she was singing. She also enjoyed painting in oils and gave many of her paintings away to family and friends. She also enjoyed working word search and crossword puzzles. She also loved shopping.

Friends and family will remember her as a kind and gentle person who never intentionally hurt anyone. She loved her heavenly Father and was also confident that her heavenly Father would remember her.

The family will be receiving friends at 928 Manning Road, Tarboro, NC and a
viewing (12:30-2) and Funeral at (2 pm) will be held at Carlisle Funeral Home on Saturday, January the 6, 2018.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting www.carlislefuneralhome.com.