Lois Elizabeth Stroud, 78, died Monday at Britthaven Nursing Home.
The funeral will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Donald Stewart and the Rev. Bob Bame officiating. Interment will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Willow Dale Cemetery.
Miss Stroud was a native of Wayne County and was the daughter of the late Cristopher C. Stroud and Mollie Wallace Stroud. She was a retired telephone operator with Southern Bell Telephone Company and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers and Westwood United Methodist Church.
Her survivors include two sisters, Irene Worrell and husband, Harold, of Goldsboro and Blanche Pollock of Goldsboro; a special nephew, Ray Pollock; a special niece, Molly Ann Birth; and a host of other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Stroud, and two sisters, Estelle S. Strickland and Emily S. Capps.
The family will receive friends at Seymour Funeral Home following the service on Wednesday night.
Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to Westwood United Methodist Church, 130 Short Street, Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.
Published in Obituaries on October 5, 2004 1:45 PM