The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo44° Rain

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo42° Showers

Sunday

Hi56° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi54° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo44° Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi51° Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi56° Partly Sunny

Rex Nelson Main

Send to Kindle
Print This

Rex Nelson Main

December 10, 1915 ~ August 19, 2014

Rex Nelson Main, 98, of Ash, NC, died peacefully Tuesday, August 19, 2014, in the SECU Lower Cape Hear Hospice Care Center, Bolivia, NC. Born in Stokesbury, MO on December 10, 1915, he was one of 11 children of Benjamin Arthur and Bessie Elizabeth (White) Main. He was a retired farmer and was a U.S. Army Veteran, having served in WWII in the European Theater. Mr. Main was baptized in January of 1955 as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, and he will be remembered for his loyalty and dedication to his faith, as well as his ability to bake the best sour cream pound cake in North Carolina.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lennie N. (Smith) Main; a son-in-law, Richard Guin; a granddaughter, Kaitlyn Sager; and he was the last of his siblings. Survivors include his son, Robert Rex Main and wife, Mary of Leland, NC; a daughter, Judy Carol (Main) Guin of Laurinburg, NC; grandchildren, Dana Randolph, Lara Green, Rebecca Main, Daniel Guin, Tanya Cunningham, and Michael Cunningham; 14 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 23, 2014, in the Chapel of Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte, by Elder Harvey Gene Clifton, Jr. Burial will follow in the Smith Cemetery in Ash, NC. The family will receive friends from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. Friday, August 22, 2014, at the funeral home. Private online condolences may be sent to the family at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com. Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte, NC.

All comments are moderated before appearing. For more information, please read the approval guidelines. Questions? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy