04/03/07 — LELIA K. FAYNE

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July 26, 1910 - April 2, 2007

CHAPEL HILL -- Lelia Knick Fayne, 96, Britthaven of Chapel Hill, formerly of 1054 Queen Ann St., Burlington, died Monday after a period of declining health. She was born in Rockbridge County, Va., and was the daughter of the late John and Bessie Knick.

She retired from Burlington Industries and was a member of Glen Hope Baptist Church. She was survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Jack Fayne and wife, Joann, of Pikeville, Joe Fayne and wife, Vickie, of Pikeville and Hedrick Fayne of Graham; daughters and son-in-law, Jane Pennell and husband, Lynn, of Conover and Bobbie Davis of Hickory; 10 grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Lori Elliott and a half sister, Celia Dishman, both of Danville, Va. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hedrick Odell Fayne Sr.; parents; and grandsons, Joel and Reuben Fayne.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Lowe Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Bob Stepheson and the burial will follow at Pine Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Disease Research Foundation, 2200 W. Main St., Box 3503, DUMC, Durham, N.C. 27710.

Condolences may be sent to the family at info@lowefuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on April 3, 2007 2:36 PM