Name: Lenora Eloise GREGORY
Given Name: Lenora Eloise
Change Date: 25 APR 2009
From the Sanford. NC, Herald
Birth: 13 SEP 1922 in Harnett County, North Carolina
Death: of Peritoneal Carcinoma 2 NOV 2004 in Harnett County, North Carolina
Burial: 5 NOV 2004 Harnett Memorial Park Cemetery, Harnett County, North Carolina
Occupation: Department Store Owner
LILLINGTON - Eloise G. Sexton, 82, died Tuesday (11/2/04). The daughter of the late Otha and Lesse Denning Gregory, she owned and operated Sexton's Department Store in Lillington along with her husband until their retirement in 1982. She was a devoted mother and homemaker and was a member of Lillington Baptist Church for more than 50 years.
She is survived by her husband, William K. "Billy" Sexton; daughter Laura Denning and husband Dan of Lillington, son Kenneth Sextonand wife Sandra of Lillington; sister Martha Carol Stephenson of Morehead City; four grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.
Funeral will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Lillington Baptist Church by the Rev. Mark Morris and the Rev. Jeff Roberts. Burial will follow in Harnett Memorial Park.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at O'Quinn Peebles Funeral Home and other times at the family home. Memorials may be made to Lillington Baptist Church, P.O. Box 670, Lillington, N.C., 27546.
Arrangements are by O'Quinn Peebles Funeral Home.
Father: Otha Randall GREGORY b: 25 JUL 1897 in Cumberland County, (Harnett County,) North Carolina
Mother: Lessie Ann DENNING b: 4 AUG 1900 in Johnston County, North Carolina
William Kenneth SEXTON b: 15 SEP 1920
Harnett County Register of Deeds
Certificate Number: 4100056
Date Filed: 01/01/1800 12:00:00 AM
Groom: SEXTON, WILLIAM KENNETH
Bride: GREGORY, LENORA ELOISE
Date of Marriage: 09/20/1941
20 SEP 1941
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