Calvin Louis Curry, Jr., 89, of Pisgah Forest, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, he was the son of the late Calvin Louis and Jane Blattenberger Curry. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his son, Mark Daniel Curry; and his sister Elizabeth Shackelton Dubber, and brothers Charles Shackelton, Lee Shackelton and Paul Shackelton.
A United States Army Veteran, he served during the Korean War. He lived in Cleveland, Ohio and in Florida before settling in Pisgah Forest over thirty years ago. He loved his wife and family and is best described as living admirably and honorably.
His survivors include his wife, Rita Dister Curry; their daughter Colleen Curry; grandchildren Daniel Curry, Jr., Jeremy Michael Curry, Joshua James Curry and Chad Thomas Curry; and his "adopted North Carolina grandchildren": Jennifer Rebecca Faidley, James Paul Hall, Jayne King, Jana Showes and Joseph Hall.
A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
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Moore-Blanchard Funerals & Cremations is caring for the family.