Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Frank Busby Passes

Published in Charlotte Observer on July 18, 2011

Frank Busby, Jr
Mr. Busby, 75, of Matthews, passed away on July 15, 2011 at Presbyterian Hospital. A native Charlottean, Frank was born on December 23, 1935 to the late Frank and Elizabeth (McAllister) Busby. Drafted in 1957, Mr. Busby served with the US Army during the Post-Korean War Era. Prior to retiring in 2000, Frank worked as a self-employed Blacksmith and Farrier. He had been a member of the American Farrier's Association and the American Dove Association.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Busby was preceded in death by his sister, Sharon Busby.
Frank is survived by his 2 sons Mark (Luci) Busby of Indian Trail, and Michael (Allison) Busby of Pageland; brothers Reggie and Jerry Busby and sister Marceil Mauney, all of Charlotte; grandchildren Taylor, Brendan, Landen and Elizabeth; former wife Kay Busby.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 11:30 a.m. at the Evergreen City Cemetery. Online condolences can be given at www.carolinafuneral.com. Carolina Funeral Service & Cremation Center is entrusted with the arrangements.

Perhaps the family could be reached at Frank's home contact information:
Family of Frank Busby
240 Springhill Dr.
Matthews, NC 28105