The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


May 12, 2014

Choua Tong Xiong, 83, of Albemarle, died May 7, 2014

Sunday, May 11, 2014 — Choua Tong Xiong, 83 years of age, of Albemarle, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Stanly Regional Medical Center in Albemarle.

Mr. Xiong was born July 2, 1930, to the late Pa Xa Xiong and the late Xia Xiong. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ia Xiong.

The family received friends from  8 a.m. Friday, May 16, 2014, until 11:30 a.m., Sunday, May 18, 2014, at 29484 Bobcat Road, Albemarle. The graveside service was on Sunday, May 18 at noon at Stanly Gardens of Memory, 2001 E. Main St., Albemarle. 

Survivors include son, Khou Xiong, son, Richard Ying Xiong, son, Chai Xiong, son, Lee Xiong, son, Bee Xiong, daughter, Bao Xiong, daughter, Blia Xiong, daughter, Yee Xiong, daughter, Ger Xiong, sister, Mai Xiong, 45 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Xiong family.

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