1939 – 2016
Mary Grace Parker Nobles of Tabor City died Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Columbus Regional Healthcare, Whiteville. She was 77.
Born Feb. 1, 1939 in Robeson County, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie and Florence Watkins Parker and the widow of David Junior Nobles.
She is survived by one daughter, Kathy Gayle Nobles of Tabor City; one brother, Rudy Parker of Hillsboro; one sister, Ellen Zelasko of Baltimore, Maryland; two grandchildren, Tena Gray, Jody Gray; one great grandchild, McKenzie Hobbs “Little Buddy”; and two step great grandchildren, Arianna Gundersen and Avril Gundersen.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by six brothers, Alvie Parker, Vincent Parker, Corbett Parker, Coleman Parker, Olin D. Parker, Lonnie James Parker; and one sister, Myrtle Parker Smith.
Visitation was planned from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, in Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City.
Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, in Inman Ward Funeral Home with burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Tabor City.
A guest register is available here.