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Jan. 15, 1938-Oct. 3, 2008

Minnie "Peggy" McFarland, 70, Mount Olive, passed away Friday at Windsor Point Nursing Home.

Graveside services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Wayne Memorial Park with Mr. Rick Pridgen officiating.

She was born in Duplin County to the late Jake and Lesie Smith Foss and was married to the late Robert L. McFarland.

Mrs. McFarland is survived by one son, Robert E. McFarland and wife, Robin, of Knoxville, Tenn.; one daughter, Susie M. Willis and husband, Barry, of Angier; brothers, Jordan Foss and wife, Johnnie, of New Bern, Joe Foss and wife, Mollie, of Faison and Raven Foss and wife, Sherry, of Faison; sisters, Joan Price and husband, Daryl, of Kenansville and Linda Millard and husband, Joseph, of Faison; and grandchildren, William, Nickolas and Jeffrey.

The family received friends Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro and at other times will be at the home of her daughter, Susie M. Willis.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, P.O. Box 490, New Bern, N.C. 28563, or The Masonic Home for Children at Oxford, 600 College St., Oxford, N.C. 27565.

Arrangements are being handled by Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro and online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on October 5, 2008 8:17 AM