Gene Leon Self, 85, of Lawndale, passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2022, at Atrium Health - Lincoln, Lincolnton.
Born in Lincoln County, on June 23, 1936, he was a son of the late Ernest Lee Self and Laura Minnie Brittain Self. He was a retired carpenter and member of David's Chapel United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son Ronald Self and a brother Mike Self.
He survived by his wife of sixty-eight years, Beulah Frances Alexander Self; two sons, Garry Self and wife Elaine of Lawndale and Dwayne Self and wife Denise of Cleveland; daughter, Wanda Milholland and husband Mike of Lawndale; daughter-in-law, Paula Self of Claremont; four brothers, Coy Self of Lawndale, Bobby Self of Vale, David Self of Shelby and Farrell Self of Cherryville; six sisters, Merle Rhoney of Lawndale, Sandra Leatherman of Lawndale, Nell Baker of Conover, Joann Starnes of Vale, Coleen Boston of Lawndale, and Judy Lovelace of Shelby; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A private service will be held at David's Chapel United Methodist Church.
Memorial may be made to David's Chapel United Methodist Church, 784 David's Chapel Church Road, Lawndale, NC 28090.
A guest register is available at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.