Name: Grace C.
Cause of Death: Mesothelioma, Lung
Date of Death: October 7, 1996
Age at Death: 83 years old
City / Town: High Point, North Carolina
County: Guilford County, NC
Business / Industry: Own Home
Ever in Armed Forces: No
Possible Asbestos Exposure Sites: Triad
Note: This mesothelioma death was probably due to secondhand asbestos exposure from common household activities such as washing an asbestos worker’s clothing or, even more unexpectedly, from giving her husband or some other family member a “welcome home” hug each day when that person who worked with or around asbestos-containing products was still in their work clothes which were laden with asbestos dust.
Posting Date: January 16, 2012
Someone like this High Point, NC Homemaker or her family may be entitled to legal compensation from an asbestos lawsuit filed by an NC lawyer because asbestos exposure causes mesothelioma, asbestos cancers like lung cancer, and asbestosis.