Gene Curtis McConnell age 86 of Raleigh passed away at his home on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.He was born on July 15, 1935 to Katherine (Taylor) and Norman Jennings McConnell in Raleigh, NC.Mr. McConnell was a retired automotive mechanic and body work technician for many years and made automobiles look like new. Gene served his country in the US Army and US Army Corps.He is survived by his children Curtis McConnell and Angela Wolfe of Wake Forest; grandson Zachary Wood who is serving in the USAF stationed in England.Family will greet friends on Saturday from 4 to 5:30 pm followed by a Memorial Service in the Bright Funeral Home Chapel at 5:30. Family request that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to Transitions LifeCare 250 Hospice Circle Raleigh, NC 27607 in his name.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center. (919-556-5811)