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Visitation

Wilmot Baptist Church
Thursday December 16th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Wilmot Baptist Church
Thursday December 16th, 2021
2:00pm - 2:30pm

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Graveside Service

Bumgarner Cemetery
Thursday December 16th, 2021
3:00pm - 3:30pm

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Carl Buchanan

Carl Buchanan, age 82 of Whittier NC, passed away on Saturday December 11, 2021. He was born on June 14, 1939, in Jackson County, to the late Cashes and Alene (Harris) Buchanan. Carl was the founder and president of Buchanan and Sons Inc, a local construction company. As a contractor, Carl formed a reputation for being hard-working, honest, and loyal. In his free time, he enjoyed woodworking, refinishing furniture, building Legos, and spending time with his grandchildren. He also enjoyed maintaining his yard alongside his grandsons, then later admiring the work while sharing life stories on the porch. He will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Alice (Franks); children, Donna Byrd (Ben), Vicki Lynn Walk (Dennis), Mark Anthony Buchanan, Carl Sam Buchanan Jr. (Stacey), Christopher Shane Buchanan (Emily); sisters, Mildred Monteith (Junior), Kate Stone (Major); 14 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Ginnie Sue Buchanan; siblings, Jimmie Buchanan (Betty), Lucille Turpin (Allison), and Lillian Hahlbeck (Warren). The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00PM on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at Wilmot Baptist Church, 2029 Thomas Valley Rd Whittier, NC, with a Funeral Service at 2:00PM. Rev. Johnny Ray Davis, officiating. Interment will follow at Bumgarner Cemetery.

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A candle was lit in memory of Carl Buchanan

Martha Glandon Dec 16 2021 7:44 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carl Buchanan

Tommy and Susan Ashe Dec 15 2021 8:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carl Buchanan

Tina , Jeff, & Abby Johnson Dec 15 2021 4:40 PM

We are so very sorry to hear about Carl. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Alice and all the kids and grandkids.

George and Arlene Maney Dec 15 2021 11:50 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carl Buchanan

Cindy Parker Dec 15 2021 9:25 AM