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Franklin C. Corriher

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Landis, NC

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Mr. Franklin Caldwell Corriher, 84, of 1020 Daugherty Road, Landis, NC, died on May 9, 2002 at the Carolina Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.    Mr. Corriher was born on August 23, 1917 in Rowan County to the late Laura Beaver Corriher and the late George H. Corriher.  He graduated from Landis High School in 1936.  Mr. Corriher was the owner and founder of Frank C. Corriher Sausage Co. of Landis, NC.  He was a member of the First Reformed Church in Landis, NC.    Mr. Corriher was preceded in death by his first wife, Addie Mae Overcash Corriher, who died on January 2, 1982.  Mr. Corriher is survived by his wife, Evelyn Roberts Corriher; son, George and wife Martha Corriher of Landis; stepson, Sam and wife Anne Roberts of Kannapolis, NC; daughters, Sue and husband Frank Tadlock of Landis, NC, Jane and husband Gary Barnes of Landis, NC, Becky and husband David Daugherty of Landis, NC; stepdaughter, Beth and husband Harold Commander of Holden Beach, NC; brothers, Kyle Corriher of Landis, NC, and Martin Luther "Charlie" Corriher of Statesville, NC; sister, Virginia C. Miller of Landis, NC; grandsons, Jon and Lisa Tadlock, Carl and Laura Tadlock, Brian Tadlock, and Douglas Daugherty; step-grandson, Sam Robert, III; granddaughters, Scott and Amy Wise, Janet Barnes, Meredith Daugherty, Brian and Shelly Burchette, Julia Corriher, and Cassidy Corriher; great-grandchildren, Morgan Tadlock, Jordan Wise, Preston Tadlock, Addison Wise, Davis Tadlock, and Braxton Burchette.  Mr. Corriher was a beloved husband, father, stepfather, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a friend to many as Paw Paw Corriher.  Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the First Reformed Church with the Rev. David Franks and the Rev. C. P. Fisher, Jr. officiating.  Burial will be in West Lawn Memorial Park.  Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Saturday at Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Landis, NC.    Memorials may be made to the First Reformed Church, 210 N. Central Ave., Landis, NC 28088, or to the Nazareth Children s Home, P.O. Box 1438, Rockwell, NC  28138.  A permanent online Memorial has been opened for Frank C. Corriher at  Please visit.

 Memorial provided by:

Linn Honeycutt Funeral Home
Landis, NC
(704) 857-2494