|Marshall Lincoln Travis|
|Written by Noah Lockamy|
|Thursday, 13 June 2013 12:19|
Marshall Lincoln Travis, age 92, of Blowing Rock, went home to be his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Thursday evening, June 6, 2013 at Blowing Rock Hospital.
Mr. Travis was born February 29, 1921 in Catawba County, a son of the late Marshall H. Travis and Mildred Catherine Beatrice Lorraine Bollinger Travis. He was the retired owner and operator of Conover Cleaners and a member of Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church. Mr. Travis was a 32 degree past master of the Masonic Lodge in Conover.
Mr. Travis is survived by one daughter, Anne Marshall Winebarger and husband Tom of Boone; one son, Charles Gordon Travis and wife Joy of Blowing Rock; two granddaughters, Catherine Lee Bratcher and husband Justin of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Jo Elizabeth Rose Richard and husband Jerek of Kennesaw, Georgia; two great-grandsons, Benjamin Elliott Bratcher and Evan Lucas Bratcher, both of Chattanooga, and one sister, Juanita Iscenhower and husband Joe of Hickory.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Mae Isenhower Travis.
A memorial service for Mr. Marshall Lincoln Travis will be conducted Sunday afternoon, June 9, 2013, at 2:00 o'clock, at Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church in Blowing Rock. Officiating will be The Reverend Dr. Lynn Stall. Burial will follow in City Cemetery of Conover.
The family will receive friends following the memorial service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church Scholarship Fund, 1218 Main Street, Blowing Rock, North Carolina, 28605.
On-line condolences may be sent to the Travis family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.
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