Mr. Boyce Daniel “Dan” Kimbrell, 78, of Chase High Road, Forest City, NC passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2010. Services were held at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Burial followed in Rutherford County Cemetery.
Mr. Kimbrell was preceded in death by his parents, Bud Wellington Kimbrell and Lela Braddy Kimbrell; 5 brothers, Archie Kimbrell, G.W. Kimbrell, Carl Kimbrell, Ralph Kimbrell and Bobby Kimbrell; 3 sisters, Penny McSwain, Beulah Norville, and Lois Dobbins; and 1 great-granddaughter, Dakota Degree.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Joyce Smith Kimbrell; 4 daughters, Shirley Lovelace and husband Rudy of Mooresboro, Linda Sylvester and husband Jim, Darlene Upton and husband Joe, and Tammy Thompson and husband Dwayne, all of Forest City, 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Zula Adams of Raleigh, NC; and a special friend and unofficially adopted son, Paul Watkins.
Harrelson Funeral Home, Caroleen, NC is serving the family.