Apostle Donnie L. McIntyre
Founder / Licensed Funeral Director
September 14, 1953 June 24, 2013
Apostle Donnie L. McIntyre founded McIntyre Funeral Home in December 1999.
Since the inception of McIntyre Funeral Home, Apostle McIntyre set the standard of McIntyre Funeral Home to be a place where all families would be treated with dignity and respect. All families will receive the same professional, personable courtesies regardless of race, creed, color, financial abilities or religion.
Apostle McIntyre was born to James Edward and Dorothy Mae Middleton McIntyre.
He received his formal education with the Wayne County School System and was a graduate of Southern Wayne High School, Class of 1971.
Apostle McIntyre continued his educational endeavors with Sampson County Cosmetology School where he received his Professional Cosmetologist License and also Fayetteville Technical Community College where he received his Funeral Directors Certification. He later attended Tabernacle Bible College and Seminary where he was awarded his Doctor of Religious Philosophy Degree.
Apostle McIntyre walked with integrity and allowed the Lord to guide his steps which was obvious in the success of his many endeavors.
1. The New Look Beauty Salon 1 & 2
2. Tiffany's Ladies Apparel Outlet
3. Giovanni's Men's Clothing Store
4. "Just A Voice Radio Ministry"
5. McIntyre Funeral Home, Goldsboro NC
6. McIntyre Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, NC
7. Author of the book "Cost of Obedience"
Apostle McIntyre pastored Northeast FWB Church in Mt.Olive, NC and Faith Temple #3, St. Pauls, NC. On June 26, 1988, Apostle McIntyre founded Christ Memorial Church Ministries in Goldsboro, NC.
Apostle McIntyre was chosen and ordained as Bishop on November 2, 1996 and commissioned Apostle on October 10, 2004.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tiffany Chanel; two sisters, Gloria Jean Lewis and Patricia Edna Mae King; one brother, Edward Earl McIntyre and one special sister-in-law, Linda "Goat" Bell.
Apostle Donnie LaGrang McIntyre leaves to cherish his loving memories, a loving and devoted wife and soul mate, Versa Diane McIntyre; three sons, Jamison D'Andre, Justin LaMar and Stephen Giovanni; one daughter, T'iarra Chanel; seven grandchildren; one sister, Melanie McIntyre Holmes; one brother, Leslie Middleton (Faye); three brothers-in-law, William Bishop (Jessie) of Atlanta, GA, Michael Bishop (Carmen) of Austin, TX and Lonnie Bishop (Donna) of Durham, NC; special friends, Darrick and Cleo Barnes of Saratoga, NC and Delores Knight of Mt. Olive, NC; one special pet, Fluffy Andrew.
Apostle McIntyre was a loving person that had a heart of gold. There was nothing that he would not do for anyone that came across him. He could often be found walking around barefooted with one of the biggest smile on his face you could find in Goldsboro.