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Carrie Backstrom

HICKORY, N.C. -- Mrs. Carrie L. King Backstrom, formerly of Chester, S.C., passed away Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Pleasant View AME Zion Church in Chester, with the Rev. Claudette K. Felder officiating and the Rev. John E. Darby assisting. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Viewing will be from 3 to 7 p.m. today at King's Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester.