MORGANTON Caitlyn Alexis Truax, 18, of Morganton, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019. She was born in Forsyth County, Nov. 26, 2000. Caitlyn was a loving, kind soul but was a bit misunderstood. She is survived by her father, Bryan Truax (Becky); mother, Heather Truax; brother, Bryan Truax Jr.; sister, Ashley Truax (Gordon Spencer); niece, Ember Spencer; nephew, Brian Spencer; grandparents, Bob and Barbara Truax and Tom and Terri Owens; stepsisters, Kayla and Brittany Carreker and Bryanna Pace; and a number of aunts, uncles, and cousins. Caitlyn was preceded in death by a grandmother, Susan Owens. The family will receive friends from 12 to 1 p.m., Friday, June 7, at Faith Freewill Baptist Church. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m., in the church, with the Revs. Rocky Reese and Marty Bess officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Options of Burke County. Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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