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Johnny F. Freshour

June 29, 1941 ~ October 29, 2017 (age 76)

     Johnny Floyd Freshour, 76, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Oak Grove Health Care in Rutherfordton, NC.  He was a native of McDowell County, born on June 29, 1941 and son of the late Floyd and Doshia Fender Freshour. Johnny was the owner and operator of Freshour's Markets, Old Fort Supermarket and East Court Market and a veteran of the US Marine Corps. He is survived by wife, Betty Jean Hughes; sons, Russell Freshour of Marion, Marcus Freshour of Marion; daughter, Pam Freshour of Marion; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

    Services will be private. The family will receive friends from 5:00pm-7:00pm Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 1640 Henry McCall Rd, Marion, NC 28752. Penland Family Funeral Home is assisting the family. The online register is available at

 Service Information

Gathering of Family and Friends
November 1, 2017

5:00 PM
Freshour Residence
1640 Henry McCall Rd.
Marion, NC 28752

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