Mildred Scoggins Lindsey, age 81, died July 29, 2008.
Mrs. Lindsey was a Durham native and graduate of Watts Nursing School. She retired from Duke University Medical Center as an obstetrical nurse. Mrs. Lindsey was a charter member of Braggtown Baptist Church and member of Temple Baptist Church, both of Durham. In later years, Mrs. Lindsey was a member of Prospect United Methodist Church in Yanceyville, NC.
At the time of her death Mrs. Lindsey was living with her daughter, Jane Parrott in Yanceyville.
Mrs. Lindsey was married to the late Eugene A. Lindsey and is survived by three children, Jane Lindsey Parrott of Yanceyville, Eugene Howard Lindsey of The Villages, FL, and Dr. Martha Lindsey Wheeley of Ft. Pierce, FL. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Matthew B. Lindsey, Rachel Catherine Lindsey, Vann T. Wheeley and Jonathan Parrott; five nephews and two nieces.
The family will receive friends through Thursday at the home in Yanceyville and from 6-8 PM Friday at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Durham.
Graveside services will be held 11 AM Saturday from Maplewood Cemetery. Officiating will be her nephew Ray Warren, pastor of Orange United Methodist Church in Chapel Hill.
Honorary pallbearers will be her son-in-laws, Glenn T. Parrott, Leonard B. Wheeley; grandsons, Matthew B. Lindsey, Vann T. Wheeley and Jonathan Parrott; nephews, Charles R. Billings, David J. Billings, John Scott Billings, James Lindsey and Mark Lindsey; great-nephew, Evan Warren and long time family friend, L.T. Hunnings.
Arrangements are with Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Durham.
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