SHALLOTTE — Tyrone “Ty” Allen Carney, age 60, of Shallotte, passed away on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Mr. Carney was born in Davenport, Iowa, on Feb. 20, 1956, the son of the late Elmer Donald Chapman and Carmilla Schneider Chapman and was preceded in death by two sisters, Debra Lynn Dixon and Teresa Doreen Zier.
“Ty” was a very active member of Sharon United Methodist Church. After he re-dedicated his life to Christ in 2002, he and his wife were very active in the Samaritan’s Purse Christmas Shoe Box Ministry, the Angel Tree Ministry, and the ministry closest to his heart, the Audio/Visual Ministry.
Surviving are his wife of 33 years, Karen L. Carney of the home; a daughter, Jessica Carney Gowland, and husband, Josh, of Kernersville, NC; two grandchildren, Hannah Payton and Marissa Rice, and husband, Shaston; one great-grandchild, Aria Rice; one brother, Donald Chapman, and wife, Tammy, of Angier, NC; four sisters, Kathryn Cornelius, and husband, John, of Willow Springs, NC, Kimberly Parker, and husband, Carroll, of Benson, NC, Doretta Harris, and husband, Richard, of Emerald Isle, NC, and Belinda Ackelson of West Virginia; and a special pet, “Zoey Girl.”
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26, at Sharon United Methodist Church with the Rev. Eddie Hill officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to the: “Ty” Carney Video Fund, c/o SUMC, 2030 Holden Beach Road, Supply, NC 28462; or to Mrs. Karen Carney for Expenses.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.shallottefunerals.com.