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McFarland Funeral Chapel provides funeral and cremation services to the families of Western North Carolina and to the Upstate of South Carolina. Our handicap accessible, Williamsburg style facility features a Chapel that seats 235 and large, tastefully decorated visitation rooms which can be divided for smaller gatherings or services. Our on-site crematory was one of the first serving Western North Carolina and the Upstate of South Carolina, assuring your loved one never leaves our care. From the traditional funeral to a simple gathering of remembrance, with prices to serve every family's needs, McFarland’s strives to provide meaningful services celebrating life. We encourage you to browse the many choices and information available. We offer merchandise from two of the best known companies, Batesville Caskets and Doric Burial Vaults.  We hope when the need arises you will give us the opportunity to serve your family.

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Anne Meese

Anne H Meese

07/27/10 - 09/30/15

Anne Muse (Hayes) Meese, age 105, of Columbus, formerly of Atlanta, GA, died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Tryon Estates, ... View full obituary

Lewis Foy

Lewis K Foy

09/27/59 - 09/29/15

Mill Spring , NC –Lewis Keith Foy, 56, of Mill Spring, NC passed away, September 29, 2015 in Houston, Texas. ... View full obituary

Phyllis Conrad

Phyllis A Conrad

01/20/23 - 09/28/15

Phyllis Ann (Carter) Conrad, 92, died Monday, September 28, 2015 at Tryon Estates, in Columbus, NC. ... View full obituary

Austin Hayes

Austin G Hayes

07/19/96 - 09/15/15

Rutherfordton, NC- Austin Gene Hayes 19, of Rutherfordton, N.C., passed away September 15, 2015. ... View full obituary

Joseph E. Robison

Joseph E. Robison

10/08/41 - 09/11/15

COLUMBUS, NC – Joseph Edward Robison, III, 73, of Columbus, NC passed away Friday, September 11, 2015 in Spartanburg Regional ... View full obituary

James Crowther

James Crowther

02/12/33 - 09/09/15

Saluda, NC- Rev. James “Jim” Crowther III, 82, passed away at Pardee Hospital on September 9th ,2015. ... View full obituary

Raymond Burklow

Raymond Burklow

08/13/38 - 09/08/15

Mill Spring, NC- Raymond Lee Burklow, 77, passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2015, in St. Luke’s Hospital in Columbus, North ... View full obituary

Henry Bright Jr.

Henry G Bright Jr.

03/29/41 - 09/05/15

Saluda, NC- Henry G. Bright Jr. age74, passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2015, after a fierce fight with cancer. ... View full obituary

James Rush

James E Rush

04/13/64 - 09/05/15

Saluda, NC - James Edward Rush, 51, of Saluda, formerly of Charlotte, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 5, 2015. ... View full obituary

Glenda O'Shields Rhodes

Glenda O'Shields Rhodes

08/16/42 - 09/03/15

FLAT ROCK, NC – Glenda Elizabeth O’Shields Rhodes, 73, of Flat Rock, NC passed away Thursday evening, September 3, 2015 ... View full obituary

Lt. Col. Marshall Monroe, III USAR (Ret)

Lt. Col. Marshall Monroe, III USAR (Ret)

11/06/25 - 09/01/15

Columbus NC- Lt. Col. Marshall Monroe, III USAR (Ret.), age 89, passed away September 1, 2015 at his home in ... View full obituary

Capt. Noah Gokey III

Capt. Noah W Gokey III

07/01/25 - 08/24/15

Columbus, NC—Capt. Noah Webster Gokey III (ret), 90, of Columbus, NC, passed away August 24, 2015 in Tryon Estates, Columbus ... View full obituary

Dorothy Way

Dorothy C Way

01/22/22 - 08/24/15

COLUMBUS, NC -- Dorothy Coker Way, 93, of Columbus, NC passed away Monday morning, August 24, 2015 in Givens Estates, ... View full obituary

Norma Deziel

Norma R Deziel

09/27/32 - 08/19/15

Tryon, NC—Norma Rose Deziel, 82, of Tryon, NC passed away August 19, 2015 in Hendersonville Health and Rehabilitation, Hendersonville, NC. ... View full obituary

James Gilmore, Jr.

James Gilmore, Jr.

06/19/57 - 08/11/15

Miami, FL- James Paul Gilmore, Jr., of Miami, FL, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015 in his home. ... View full obituary

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