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Michael Joseph Back

January 20, 1956 ~ April 23, 2018 (age 62)

Michael Joseph Back, 62 of Candor, died Monday, April 23, 2018 at his home.

A memorial service by the family will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Rocky Creek Cowboy Fellowship in Mt. Gilead, officiated by Pastor Tony Sedberry. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Born January 20, 1956 in Sumter County, SC, he was a son of William Albert Back and the late Hilda Kelly Back. He worked as a machine shop supervisor for Grede Foundry. Michael was artistic and loved to fish.

He is survived by his wife of eight years, Teresa Elaine Ott Back of the home; daughter, Tiffany Ickes of Battle Creek, MI; stepdaughter, Sherry Lynn Thornburg of Indian Trail; stepson, Claude Harvey Elliott Jr. of Belmont, NC; two sisters, Marlynn Castner of MI and Cindy Ogle of FL; stepbrother, Rick Back of Battle Creek, MI; two grandchildren and two step grandchildren.

For those desiring, memorials may be made to Rocky Creek Cowboy Fellowship, 1274 Robedo Rd., Mt. Gilead, NC 27306 or FirstHealth Hospice & Palliative Care, 251 Campground Rd., West End, NC 27376.

McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium is serving the family.



Donations may be made to:

Rocky Creek Cowboy Fellowship
1274 Robedo Rd., Mt. Gilead NC 27306

Hospice Foundation of FirstHealth
150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst NC 28374

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