Neva B. Hollingsworth
Mrs. Neva B. Hollingsworth, 91, died Tuesday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh.
She was born December 18, 1914 in Harnett County, daughter of the late Jethro and Zillie Byrd.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Hollingsworth, a brother, Malcolm Byrd, a sister, Yevonne Raynor, and a great-grandchild, Kevin Tyler Jones.
A funeral service will be held Friday at 3:00 p.m. at Erwin Methodist Church by the Rev. Steve Little. Burial will follow in Erwin Memorial Park.
She is survived by four daughters, Janet Bryant and husband, Jimmy of Dunn, Brenda Robertson and husband, Bill of New Bern, Kay Wilson and husband, Robert, and Mary Ellen Bradshaw, all of Erwin; one sister, Pauline Avery of Erwin; 12 grandchildren, Jamie B. Norris and husband, Elbert, Jeff Bryant and wife, LaRue, Kevin Wright and wife, Mitzi, Chad Wright and wife, Michelle, Nathan Wright and Fiancee, Melissa, Alisha Gregory and Fiance, Charles, Marsha Jones, Angela Gregory, Bobby Wilson, Maria Puckett, Crystal Harrell, and Becky Benton; 18 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 7:00 9:00 p.m. at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home and at other times will be at the home of Janet Bryant in Dunn and Kay Wilson in Erwin.
Online condolence may be sent to www.skinnerand smith.com
Source: News & Observer, The (Raleigh, NC)
Date: May 4, 2006
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