Nancy Auman

Nancy Lee Sugg Auman TERRELL - Nancy Lee Sugg Auman, 80, of Terrell, succumbed to cancer on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. She was the faithful partner of her late husband, Rev. George E. Auman in his 40 years of ministry in the Western North Carolina Methodist Church. After attending High Point College, Nancy began her career of nurturing family and friends in every parish. Together Nancy and George served churches in the NC Piedmont, including Red Cross United Methodist Church, Randolph County Center UMC, Oak Grove UMC, Salem UMC in Davie County, Badin UMC, Mt. Tabor UMC in Winston-Salem, Homestead UMC in Charlotte and Pineville UMC in Pineville, First Church Mocksville UMC, Central UMC in Kings Mountain, Pine Grove UMC in Winston-Salem. They retired and were welcomed into the church family of Mt. Pleasant UMC in Sherrills Ford. Nancy's secretarial and administrative skills were shared with Central UMC in Albemarle, Westinghouse in Charlotte, Pilot Freight in Winston-Salem, and Plonk Textiles in Kings Mountain. Her most cherished job outside the home was receptionist at Abernethy Laurels (in the 1990's) where she was lovingly cared for in her last weeks. Nancy leaves behind her daughter, Belinda Suddreth and husband, Ray Suddreth, Jr. of Lenior; son, George Milton Auman and wife, Terri of Statesville; and was proud of her four grandsons, Clay and Kyle Suddreth, Cameron and Jared Auman. Nancy's extended family, includes her brother, Jack Sugg and wife, Phyllis of Seagrove; sisters-in-law, Marlene Copeland and husband, Woody, Norma Williamson, Mary Adams, Mary K. Auman; brother-in-law, Lester Auman. She cherished every niece and nephew and their children living throughout N.C. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM on Friday, March 21, at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Sherrills Ford, with Rev. Ken Curtis officiating. Also a graveside service will be at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 22, at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church Cemetery in Seagrove. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the graveside service in the church. Memorials may be made to Mt. Pleasant UMC, 4136 Mt. Pleasant Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673 and/or a cancer fund of donor's choice. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Auman family. Condolences may be made to the family at

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Cavin-Cook Funeral Home
494 E. PLAZA DRIVE HWY 150 Mooresville, NC 28115-0977
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Published in Charlotte Observer on Mar. 21, 2014