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Died July 25, 2010

WENDELL -- Mary Floyd Harrelson, 83, formerly of Robinwood, died Sunday.

A native of Fair Bluff, she was daughter to the late Lottie Lamon and Chellie Ivey Floyd.

She was a faithful servant of the Lord, who, while living in Goldsboro, was a member of Daniels Memorial United Methodist Church, and was later a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.

She was a much beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Mrs. Harrelson was preceded in death by her daughter, Sandra Scarboro; brothers, James, Edward, Albert and Sam Floyd; and sister, Lena Mae Frink.

She is survived by her son, William "Gene" Harrelson (Wanda) of Raleigh; son-in-law, Alex Scarboro (Betty) of Clayton; brother, L. C. Floyd of Garner; sisters, Jenell Floyd of Chadbourn and Ida Jane Stewart of Thomasville; grandchildren, Tyler Harrelson, Chris Scarboro (Jessica) and Jennifer Scarboro Johnson (Jeremy); and seven great-grand-children.

Funeral service will be 4 p.m. Wednesday at Bethlehem Baptist Church, Poole Road, with visitation from 3 to 4 p.m., prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Bethlehem Baptist Church Keenage Club or Heartland Hospice.

Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home of Wendell.


Published in Obituaries on July 28, 2010 1:47 PM