1923 John 2021

John Melvin Echols

July 27, 1923 — January 4, 2021

Mr. John Melvin Echols, age 97, of Willard, NC Transitioned into Eternal Rest on Monday, January 4, 2021, at Magnolia Assisted Living, Clinton, NC. A private funeral service for family only will be 1:00 pm Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel, 472 Wells Town Road, Rose Hill, NC. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Park, Watha, NC. Left to cherish his precious memories are one son, Fred Echols of Brooklyn, NY; one brother: Ronald Echols (Geneva) of Willard; seven sisters: Mae Echols Mazyck of Willard, Theressia Echols Williams of Wallace, Alfair Brinson of Warsaw, Delois Echols Purdie (Alexander) of Willard, Floyetta Echols Murray of Marietta, Ga, Carolyn Echols Murray (James) of Willard and Mary Helen Echols Townsley of Brooklyn, NY; a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends that will miss him dearly. A Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm, at Rose Hill Funeral Home. Please be mindful of the Governor's Executive Order limiting gatherings to No More than 50. We will be expecting Everyone entering our facility to comply with the order(Only 50 people will be allowed in the facility at all times), Wear face covering, and practice social distancing.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John Melvin Echols, please visit our flower store.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree