The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


June 16, 2014

Services for Velinda Munson, 67, of Stanfield, will be June 18, 2014

Monday, June 16, 2014 — Velinda Louise Munson, 67 years of age, of Stanfield, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis.

Velinda was born February 18, 1947, in North Carolina, to John Henry Connell Jr. of Concord  and the late Frances Louise Connell. She was also preceded in death by sister, Beverly Smith.

The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Broadus Memorial Baptist Church of Concord. The memorial service will follow in the church at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Rodney Quesenberry officiating.

Survivors include her  husband of 48 years, Harry E. Munson, of the home; daughter, Michelle Munson and fiancé Randall of Jonas Ridge, N.C.; son, Mark Munson of the home; sister, Cindy Newell and husband Frankie of Concord, N.C.; brother, Mike Connell and wife Gail of Fayetteville, N.C; three nieces; and one nephew.

Velinda was a huge Christian in the Broadus Church family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Munson family.

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