03/07/08 — EDITH L. JOHN

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July 14, 1913-March 6, 2008

Edith Lobb John, 94, of 102 Agona Place in the Rosewood Community, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. John was born in Pennsylvania to the late Oscar Farmer Lobb and Rae Fryer Lobb, and was married to the late Norman Jacob John. She was executive secretary to the Superintendent of Education in Rochester, N.Y. Mrs. John was a Red Cross volunteer and a member of the Oakland and Rosewood Extension Home-makers. She was a member of St. Mary Roman Catholic Church. Mrs. John was a former member of the St. Mary's Golden Age Club and the Ladies Guild.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church with the Rev. Tom Norris, O.S.F.S. presiding. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. John is survived by her daughter, Patricia John Tull and husband, Donald K. Tull, of Goldsboro; her son, Norman Randolph John and wife, Denise, of Wayne, Pa.; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Although flowers are welcome, memorials may be made to St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, 1000 N. Jefferson Ave., Goldsboro, N.C. 27530.

A wake service will be held Sunday at 6 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home followed by a visitation for family and friends until 8 p.m.


Published in Obituaries on March 7, 2008 2:18 PM