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Died Feb. 20, 2009

Darlene Barnes Pipkin of Eureka, 82, passed away Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services were held Sunday at 4 p.m. at the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont. Visitation was held following the service. Graveside services will be held today at 11 a.m. at Eureka Cemetery.

Mrs. Pipkin was retired from Firestone and was a caretaker of the elderly for the last 15 years.

She is survived by one son, Cecil G. Mooring and Selena, of Surf City; two brothers, Jim Barnes and Bob Barnes, both of Fremont; two sisters, Doris Jones of Kenly, Ethel Green and husband, Herbert, of Fremont; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Pipkin was preceded in death by two children, James E. Mooring and Brenda Parrish.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Mount Nelson Missionary Baptist Church where she was a member.

Condolences may be posted at www.shackleford-howell.com.


Published in Obituaries on February 23, 2009 1:48 PM