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May 13, 1924-May 25, 2010

Annie Gold Deans Summerlin passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family.

Annie Gold was born in Wayne County May 13, 1924, to the late Jerry Emmitt "Tobe" Deans and Mary Rowe Deans.

She owned and operated Gold's Beauty Shop for more than 30 years.

Annie Gold was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church.

She will be remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Graveside services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Willow Dale Cemetery, with the Rev. Adam Seate officiating.

Annie Gold is survived by her husband of more than 70 years, Linwood Earl Summerlin; her daughters, Judy O'Daniel and husband, Bobby, of Goldsboro, Linda Croom and husband, Gene, of Goldsboro, Marygold Smith and husband, C.H. "Gus," of Greensboro and Carolyn Eagles and friend, Monte Uzzell, of Goldsboro; her grandchildren, Lynn Gentry and husband, Tim, Marnie O'Hagan and husband, Joe, Emory Eugene Croom III and wife, Ashley, Dr. Todd Smith and wife, Dana, Leigh Harris and husband, Jim and Wes Eagles and wife, Catherine; and great-grandchildren, Danielle and Chandler Gentry, Joseph and Lindsie O'Hagan, Emory Croom, IV, Courtney Smith, Juleigh Harris, Eliza and Cate Eagles.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Nora Clement, Minnie Denning, Lena Sansone and Lillie Perry, and her brother, Walter "Bud" Deans.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to St. Luke United Methodist Church, 1608 E. Pine St., Goldsboro, N.C., 27534, or Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

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


Published in Obituaries on May 26, 2010 1:47 PM