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Steven Joseph McCarthy '70
Posted 08/09/2017 08:50AM

Steven Joseph McCarthy, 65, of Fountain Inn, SC died Sunday, August 6, 2017 at the home of his son. He was a native of San Francisco, CA, born December 16, 1951 to the late John C. McCarthy and June Maritzen McCarthy Tebeau and was the husband of Karen Weems. He was retired from the manufacturing industry. He enjoyed golf and the beach and was a dedicated San Francisco 49'ers fan. He served his country honorably in the US Army Reserves. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle.

In addition to his wife, Karen, he is survived by two sons, William S. McCarthy (Candace) and Garrett B. McCarthy; two step-daughters, Heather Hardison (Sean) and Anna Weems; six grandchildren, Gary Reason, Jr., Leila R. McCarthy, Conner J. McCarthy, Ava Hardison, Kyndal Hardison and Finley Hardison; two brothers, John C. McCarthy, Jr. (Pamela) and Keith P. McCarthy (Marcela) and his stepmother, Amy McCarthy.

A private memorial service will be held in the future. Twiford Funeral Home, Elizabeth City is assisting the McCarthy family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at

Contact Information:

Twiford Funeral Home(Elizabeth City)

405 E. Church Street

Elizabeth City, NC 27909

United States (US)

Phone: (252) 335-4395

Fax: 252-335-4329


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