03/11/10 — LOUANCE F. WOMBLE SR.

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June 13, 1920-March 10, 2010

Louance Franklin Womble Sr., 89, went to be with his Lord Wednesday morning at Pitt Memorial Hospital.

Graveside services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in Wayne Memorial Park, with the Rev. Pete Radford officiating.

Mr. Womble was born in Wayne County June 13, 1920, to the late Frank B. Womble and Lela Davis Womble. He was married to the late Ethel Bass Womble.

Mr. Womble retired as a mechanic with International Harvester and was a member of Black Jack Free Will Baptist Church.

He served his country in the United States Army during World War II.

Mr. Womble is survived by his son, Louance Franklin Womble Jr. of Pikeville; his daughter, Joan Ellen Williams of Grantham; his brother, Carl J. Womble of Goldsboro; his sister, Nettie W. Tighe of California; 11 grandchildren; one stepgrandchild; eight great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; a special niece, Linda Petras; and a special friend, Lynette Lee.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Sammy Eugene Womble; his grandsons, Ashley Brian Womble and Melvin Scott Womble; his sisters, Vernelle W. Butler and Alice W. Davis; and his brothers, James Clifton Womble and Billy Womble.

The family will receive friends Friday at Seymour Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. and other times at the home of his granddaughter, Shannon Weaver, 441 Weaver Road in Goldsboro.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on March 11, 2010 1:46 PM