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Jan. 4, 1952-June 16, 2008

MOUNT OLIVE -- Darlene Brock Grantham, 56, 1226 Beautancus Road, died Monday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. After her battle with cancer, she is now rejoicing with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. this evening (Tuesday) at Tyndall Funeral Home, with Pastor Bob Goodman officiating. Visitation will immediately follow the service at the funeral home, and at other times, the family will receive friends at home. The burial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Park.

Retired from the Wayne County Department of Social Services where she was a social worker, she had also been employed at Cherry Hospital where she was the human services coordinator.

She was a member of Covenant Fellowship Church in Mount Olive.

Darlene is survived by her husband, Garry L. Grantham of the home; her parents, Jasper and Nedje S. Brock of Mount Olive; a son and daughter-in-law, Brent and Regina Grantham of Mount Olive; a daughter and son-in-law, Kellie and Craig Davis of Dudley; two grandchildren, Nathan Grantham and Eva Kate Davis; a brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Susan Brock of Goldsboro; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Melba Brock of Mount Olive, and Janet and Charley Pippin of LaGrange; and her parents-in-law, Lee and Jewel Grantham of Goldsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 930 Wellness Drive, Suite B, Greenville, N.C., 27834, or Gideons International, Goldsboro South Camp, P.O. Box 509, Goldsboro, N.C., 27533.

A Tyndall service.


Published in Obituaries on June 17, 2008 1:50 PM