Obituary

Mallie Jean Knowles Carlyle

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GREENSBORO — Mrs. Mallie Jean Knowles Carlyle, 90, of Greensboro, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.

The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro St., Roseboro, with the Rev. Andy Wood and the Rev. Paul Honeycutt officiating. Burial will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens.

She was born Jan. 17, 1928 in Sampson County and was the daughter of Baddie and Lina McLamb Bass. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Mixton Knowles; second husband, Archie Carlyle; daughter, Betty Jean Knowles; and sons, Larry Knowles, Donald Knowles. She worked as an Inspector with Sampson Sewing Factory.

She is survived by her daughter, Sylvia Knowles Draughon of Greensboro; six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Dorothy Warren of Fayetteville, Lee Rowland of Wilmington, Myrtle Wirfs of Snow Camp, Ore.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 2:50 p.m. Sunday prior to the service.

Butler Funeral Home of Roseboro is proudly serving the family.


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Published in The Sampson Independent from Sept. 7 to Sept. 8, 2018