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Nadene (Wisener) Boyd

March 31, 1948 ~ December 27, 2017 (age 69)

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Nadene Wisener Boyd, age 69, of Nebo, North Carolina, passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at the McDowell Hospital.  A native of Burke County, North Carolina, born March 31, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Vivian Bounouse Wisener. 


Nadene, who enjoyed cooking, loved spending time with her family and cats.


She is survived by one daughter, Allison Alvarez of Washington, North Carolina; two sisters, Patt Wisener of Nebo; and Marianne Blair of Suffolk, Virginia; one grandson, Zeke Alvarez; and one nephew, Jarrett Wisener.  Miss Nadene is also survived by her special friends, Toney and Karen Lookabill; and Bill Robinson; her feline friends, Tootsie, Maxie and many others. 


A private interment will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery in Valdese. 


In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a memorial donation in Mrs. Boyd’s memory are asked to consider, The Cats’ Cradle, P.O. Box 1915, Morganton, North Carolina 28680-1915 or by visiting


The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care-McDowell for the remarkable care that they provided Nadene and her family during her illness.


Charitable donations may be made to:

The Cats' Cradle
P.O. Box 1915, Morganton NC 28680-1915
Tel: 1-828-461-0178

 Service Information

Private Interment

Hillcrest Cemetery (Valdese)
1121 Praley Street SW
Valdese, NC 28690

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