Courtney N. "Corkey" Old

August 9, 1934 - November 29, 2019

Courtney M. “Corkey” Old, 85, of Salem passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019.

A native of Virginia he was the husband of Betty Old, who survives, and the son of Homer “Ted” and Alma Old, both deceased. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Fred C. Old. He served in the United States Army. Courtney retired from the Salem Fire Department with 30 years of service. After retirement he worked part time for the Water Authority at Spring Hollow for 15 years.

In addition to his wife Betty he is survived by his children, Jane Etter and husband Rick and Ron Ogle; sister, Audree Mullins and husband Bob; niece, Susie Caldwell and husband Tim; nephew, Tom Smothers; granddaughter, Kristi Mattern; and four great grandsons.

The family will receive friends at Lotz Funeral Home in Salem on Monday, December 2, 2019 from 2:00 until 3:00 pm. A memorial service will follow in the Lotz Funeral Home Chapel at 3:00 pm. A private burial will be held in Sherwood Memorial Park.