02/11/18 — EMILY C. ERWIN

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April 4, 1930-Feb. 7, 2018

Emily Castelloe Erwin, 87, Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Eagle's Pointe.

Emily was born in Bertie County April 4, 1930, to the late William C. Castelloe and Gurtha Mitchell Castelloe. She was married to the late Dr. Clyde A. Erwin Jr.

Emily enjoyed the opportunities given to her by helping to impact the lives of so many students while serving as a teacher with Wayne County Public Schools.

She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church.

The family will receive friends Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home.

A private graveside service for the family will be held at Wayne Memorial Park, with the Rev. Phyllis Vail officiating.

Emily is survived by her daughters, Cheri Williford and husband, Lynwood Williford Jr., of Goldsboro and Stacy Blahove and husband, Mark, of Savannah, Ga.; grandchildren, Cassi Gardiner, Maria Blahove, Alex Williford, Joshua Bayer and Jenn Miltenberger; great-grandchildren, Scott Gardiner, Jamie Gardiner and Miles Miltenberger; her son-in-law, John Keller of Norfolk, Va.; and nieces, Lyn Withers and Trudy Weaver of Leesburg, Va.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Cindy Keller, and son, Chip Erwin.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be given to St. Paul United Methodist Church, 204 E. Chestnut St., Goldsboro, N.C., 27530; Eagle's Pointe Resident Fund, 901 New Hope Road, Goldsboro, N.C., 27530; Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534; or Wayne County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 821, Goldsboro, N.C., 27533.

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


Published in Obituaries on February 11, 2018 3:05 AM