Dean J. Icenhour (2018-09-10 14:08:41)

Dean J. Icenhour, age 80, of Bethlehem Church Road, Gold Hill, North Carolina, a native and former resident of Watauga County, passed away Friday morning, September 7, 2018, at Atrium Health in Stanly.

Dean is survived by his wife, Reda Ward Icenhour of the home; two daughters, Brenda Riggs and husband Anthony of Clemmons, and Amy Butler and husband Allen of Gold Hill; one step-daughter, Regina Hudson and husband Bryan of Deep Gap; three sons, Billy Icenhour of Todd, Frank Icenhour and wife Tina, and Fred Icenhour and wife Etta, all of Yadkinville; one step-son, Andy Green and wife Joann of Deep Gap; one sister, Carolina Cantor of Todd, and three brothers, Jim, Caroll, and Duke Icenhour, all of Todd.

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Arthur and Martha Wilson Icenhour, and one daughter, Kathleen Main.

Funeral services for Dean J. Icenhour will be conducted Sunday afternoon, September 9, 2018, at 2:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Andy Greene. Burial will follow in the William Ward Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock, at the funeral home, prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dean Icenhour family, in care of Hampton Funeral Service, 683 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, North Carolina, 28607.

Online condolences may be sent to the Icenhour family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.