Freddie Carroll Oliver

Freddie Carroll Oliver


freddie-carroll-oliver-10-3-16Freddie Carroll Oliver

September 29, 2016

Date of Service: October 3, 2016

Interment Location: Christus Garden


Freddie “Gomer” Carroll Oliver, 70, of Connelly Springs died Thursday, September 29, 2016 after a period of declining health.  He was born April 8, 1946 in Carter County, Tennessee to the late William Vance Oliver and Edna Reece Oliver.  Freddie was a member of Icard Church of God and was a contributor to the Jerusalem Prayer Team.  He retired from Broughton Police with 30 years of service and was a member of the NRA.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, William Roosevelt Oliver.

Freddie is survived by his wife, Janice Oliver; children, Jerry White, Jr. of Drexel, Kevin White and wife, Shelly of Cary, LaDonna Earwood and husband, James of Davidson, and Jonathan White of Morganton; grandchildren, Zach White, Andrew Earwood and wife, Megan, Kourtney White, Kristen Earwood, Sarah White, Kali White, Brayden White, Addison White, and Sawyer White; sisters, Shirley Hollar of Hudson, and Evelyn Grindstaff of Tennessee; and his pets, Angel and Hosanna.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, October 2, 2016 at Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center.  A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday at Icard Church of God with the Rev. Tim Campbell and Zach White officiating.  Burial will follow at 3:00 p.m. at Happy Valley Memorial Park in Johnson City, Tennessee.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Icard Church of God, 3315 Icard Church of God Rd, Connelly Springs, NC 28612 or to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd, Newton, NC 28658.

Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Happy Valley Memorial Park