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“For Safety Reasons, the Family Will Be Observing The Funeral Home COVID-19’s Rules”
The family members and friends will be observing the COVID-19 Health Rules (Face Masks “Over Both Mouth and Nose” and Social Distancing will be required)
“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth. He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber. Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.” (Psalm 121:1-4)
In profound sorrow, the Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service join with the Davis, Pridgen and Dixon families to announce Mrs. Sarah Lois Pridgen Davis of La Grange, North Carolina, age 82, has completed her earthly journey.
Mother Davis transitioned from labor to reward, Monday, April 18, 2022, at UNC Lenoir Health Care.
Mother Davis was born in Snow Hill, North Carolina, October 8, 1939, to the late Mr. Luther Pridgen and Mrs. Vera Lee Dixon Pridgen. She received her education in the Greene County Public School System.
Mother Davis worked, as a Teacher’s Aide, for the Boards of Education in North Carolina and New Jersey, until retirement.
Mother Davis was a lover of music, Gospel music in particular. She was a self-taught piano player. She played for many quartet groups and choirs in North Carolina and New Jersey. Most of all, she loved her family.
Mother Davis was preceded in death by her father and mother, Mr. Luther Pridgen and Mrs. Vera Lee Dixon Pridgen; her brothers, Mr. David Pridgen, Mr. Marion Lee Pridgen, Sr. and Mr. Carnell Pridgen Sr.; her sisters-in-law, Mrs. Hilda Pridgen, Mrs. Charlene Pridgen, Mrs. Helena Pridgen and Mrs. Barbara Pridgen.
Mother Davis leaves to cherish her loving and precious memories to the Matriarch of the family, Mrs. Wilhelmina Edwards, lovingly known by her family members and friends as, “Aunt Mina”; her children, Mr. Mardy Davis, Mr. Reginald Garner, Mr. Willie (Wanda) Davis Jr., Mrs. Elizabeth (Darryl) Arroyo Robinson, Pastor Vicki Davis, Mrs. Janis Anelus and Mr. Keith (Carol) Davis; her beloved brother, Mr. Chester (Barbara) Pridgen Sr.; her two sisters, Mrs. Evelyn Pridgen and Mrs. Vera (Michael) Gunn; her most cherished friends, Mr. James, Ms. Irene, Mrs. Mary Hankins and Ms. Barbara Thompson; her twenty-three grand-children; her thirty great-grand children and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A public visitation will be held, Wednesday, April 27, 2022, from 12:00 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. in the Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551.
Also, a Celebration of Life Service will be held, Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. in the Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina 28551. Apostle Phyllis Young will officiate and Reverend Dr. Michael A. Johnson will preside.
Interment will follow the Celebration of Life Service in the Pridgen Family Cemetery, 1522 Rag Road, Jason Township, North Carolina.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022, the family members and friends will assemble at Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina at 12:30 p.m. in preparation for the family lineup and the Celebration of Life Service.
Floral arrangements may be delivered to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 414 East Washington Street, La Grange, North Carolina beginning Tuesday morning, April 26, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cards, Love-Grams and Condolences may be faxed to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 252-566-5604 or posted online at www.lagrangefuneralservice.com or by calling Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 252-566-5603.
Professional services, of love and care, are entrusted to Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, LLC in La Grange, North Carolina.