Macon Warfield Michaux, Sr.

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“a good friend is lost my condolences to all ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: carroll overton - goldsboro, NC

“With deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with the Michaux family. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Eden Spence - Goldsboro, NC

“To sister, Betty, and ALL of Macon's family I send prayers and hope for good memories of the past many years. 'Haven't seen Macon for many years,...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Graves Lewis - Lake Waccamaw, NC

“On behalf of the Wayne County Historical Association & Museum please accept our deepest sympathies on the passing of Macon Michaux. He will be sadly...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Brantley Partin/Christopher Lawson - NC

“If the measure of a person is the lasting legacy of his offspring, Mr. Michaux lived and served a great life. I have the pleasure of knowing his son...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Kyle Ollis - Hillsborough, NC

“I remember your father from being neighbors on Pittman St. in Goldsboro, NC. He always had a kind word and I remember his laughter. I also remember...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Kathy Russell - Goldsboro, NC

“Thanks for sharing all the pictures. It was fun to look back on our younger years. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Jimmy Jeffreys

“Macon was a wonderful grandfather to my son and for that I very grateful. He was always happy and telling funny stories. I will miss truly miss him...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Jodi Swittenberg - Columbia, SC

Macon Warfield Michaux, Sr. died January 15, 2013 in Goldsboro, NC after a courageous fight with cancer. He was born in Goldsboro, NC August 9, 1927, the son of Edward Randolph Michaux and Anna Lewis Dortch. He attended Goldsboro city schools and graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, VA with a Bachelor of Arts in history and was a four year varsity swimmer. He was employed with GAF Corporation for thirty five years retiring in 1989. He served on active duty in the US Marine Corps in 1945 – 46 and again in 1951-54 with tours of duty in Korea. Macon was a life-long member of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, BPOE #139 Elks Lodge and a member of the Goldsboro Rod & Gun Club, and many other informal groups with friends in his hometown.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Norma Hunley Michaux and his grandson Garret Davis. Macon is survived by his wife Anne Bradshaw Davis Michaux of the home and children Mary Michaux Coleman and husband Wiley and their children Molly, Wiley, Jr. and Mary Katherine of New Bern, NC; Macon Warfield Michaux, Jr. and wife Martha and their children Hunley, Macon III, and David of Raleigh; Molly Michaux Simmons and husband Chris and their children Robbie, Anna and Reese of Raleigh; Gary Allen Davis and wife Patty and their daughter Katherine of Goose Creek, SC; Leslie Earl Davis and his son Rick of Columbia, SC , and sister Betty Michaux Graham and her husband John W. Graham of Raleigh.

Macon is remembered for his love of fishing and hunting. He spent many years at his beloved cabin he built on Tucker's Creek, with his family and friends doing what he loved best. His sense of ... READ MORE →