Carlos Edward Hamby, age 75, of Granite Falls, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Hickory Falls Health and Rehab. He was born November 30, 1941, son of the late Carlos Wayne Hamby and Ruth Parlier Hamby. He was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Wayne Hamby and a sister Belva Myers.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Louise Mathis Hamby of the home; three sons, Jessie Hamby and wife Patty of Granite Falls, Jimmy Hamby and wife Wanda of Granite Falls and Jerry Hamby and wife Susan of Lenoir; two daughters Yvonne Rominger of Granite Falls and Tina Hamby of Drexel; step-son Clint Cooper of Granite Falls and two sisters, Barbara Ann Poovey of Granite Falls and Linda Gilbert of Hickory. Also surviving are seven grandchildren; Jessie Brandon Hamby, Alicha LeAnn Hamby, Aaron Hamby, Chandler Hamby, Sarah Hamby Soots, Shana Strickland and Austin Cooper; three great-grandchildren; Maliyah Smith, Avery White and Kendrick Hamby.
The Memorial Service will be Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Mackie Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. Douglas Mathis. Burial will be private.
Mackie Funeral Home of Granite Falls, NC is serving the family.