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Mary Edith Poe

May 1, 2017

Mary Edith Napier Poe, 73, of Sam Lowe Road, Siler City died Monday, May 1, 2017 at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro.

Mrs. Poe was born in Pineville, Kentucky on October 4, 1943 the daughter of Fred and Martha (Wilson) Napier. She was a member of Crossroads Independent Baptist Church, and had been a deli manager. Mary married the love of her life on September 6, 1960. Family was the most important thing in her life. Mary was preceded in death by her parents; brothers and sisters, Buster, C F, Bill, Sarah Davis and Mildred Daniels.

She is survived by her husband 56 years: Thomas "Tom" Poe; two daughters: Cindy (Mark) Ward of Thomasville, and Andrea (Johnny) Jenkins of Siler City; two sons: Tom (Ginger) Poe of Greensboro and Robby (Sherry) Poe of Siler City; one sister: Sally (Tom) Jones of Pathfork, KY; one brother, Chester Napier of Cranks Creek, KY; grandchildren, Joseph (Crystal), Blake, Zachery, Austin, Tiffany, Jacob, Lilly, Ava; great-grandchildren, Kinley and Madyson; In-Laws, Katherine Napier and Clyde Daniels; many nieces and nephews and many special friends.

A memorial service will be Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home Chapel, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City with Rev. Sam Talley officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Independent Baptist Church, 120 North Dogwood Avenue, Siler City, NC 27344 or American Diabetes Association.

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Saturday, May 6, 2017

Starts at 2:00pm

Smith & Buckner Funeral Home Chapel

230 N 2nd Ave, Siler City, NC 27344

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