CHAPEL HILL: Paige Pennington Graham, age 11, died at home Wednesday following an extended illness. She was born December 31, 1999 in Duke Hospital and attended Morris Grove Elementary School. Paige had an amazing smile and ability to convey her love to everyone in her midst. She delighted in the achievement of others, always applauding their successes. Paige enjoyed attending Sunday School, loved animals and especially being read to. She adored her brother and twin sister, and will be remembered for her joyful laughter and the ways she endeared herself to all who came to know her wonderful spirit.
Surviving are her parents, Penni and Eric Graham; her brother John Erickson Graham and twin sister, Larkin Hobbs Graham; paternal grandfather, Don Graham, Sr. of Pittsboro; maternal grandmother, Patricia Hobbs of LaFayette, GA; aunt, Patrice H. Glass of Chattanooga, TN; and first cousins, Abby, Kent & Wes Glass.
A Service of Witness to the Resurrection will be 2:00 PM Sunday in University Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Anna Pinckney Straight officiating. Friends will be received afterwards in the church parlor. Private burial will follow in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Gifts in Paige’s memory may be made to University Church, P.O. Box 509, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Arrangements are with Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. On-line memorials: hallwynne.com. Select Obits.