Velma Denise McCain Gabriel, 65, of Concord, NC passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021 at Atrium Health - Cabarrus. She was born in Cabarrus County, on October 20, 1955 to the late Theodore Roosevelt McCain and the late Deserie Young McCain.
Velma was educated in the Cabarrus County Schools and attended Northwest Cabarrus High School. She was formerly employed at a local restaurant. Velma was a member of Gilmore Chapel AME Zion Church where she has served on the Usher Board.
Services will be held on Friday, March 12 at Clark Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM with funeral services at 1:00. Burial will follow at Rutherford Memorial Cemetery.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Lewis Gabriel; brothers, Richard Young and Reginald McCain.
Those left to cherish her memory includes her sisters, Jacqueline Reid of Kannapolis, NC, Joyce Alexander of Concord, NC, Janice Shankle of Kannapolis, NC; aunt, Martha Brooks of Concord, NC; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Barnette (John), Anna Gabriel, Janet Gabriel, Paulette Watson (Michael), Michelle Gabriel, Shallona Gabriel, Ruby Pearson (Bruce), Betty Bennett; brothers-in-law, Walter Gabriel (Linda), Irvin Gabriel (Faye), Fred Gabriel, Jr., Rayvon Gabriel; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Due to Covid-19 Mask must be worn to all services.
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