Cecil Wayne Mosteller, age 63, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, at the Charles George VA Medical Center.

A native of McDowell County, Cecil was born on June 19, 1955, to the late Robert and Aileen Mosteller Nelson. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Bob Nelson. Cecil was a proud United States Army Veteran and was known as a hard worker his entire life. He enjoyed studying history, mostly military history. He will be missed by everyone who knew him.

He is survived by one daughter, Amanda Nicole Mosteller; four siblings, Steve Rogers, Ruth Buchanan, Keith Hensley and John Nelson. Also surviving Cecil are two grandchildren, Brenton Lyle Burke and Lucille Adelina Elliott.

A service to celebrate Cecil's life will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019, at 3:00 p.m., at Beam Funeral Service. Military honors will be provided by the United States Army.

Beam Funeral Service is assisting the Mosteller family. For further information and/or to sign the online guestbook, please visit our website,, or call (828) 559-8111.

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