Debora Hampton

MOUNT HOLLY - Debora Priest Hampton, 60, died Feb. 1, 2013, at the Robin Johnson Hospice House in Dallas.

She was a native of Mount Holly, daughter of the late Albert Franklin Priest Sr. and Robbie Wright Priest, and was employed with
E.F. Lombardi Co. in Charlotte.

Survivors include two daughters, Amanda Rick of Mount Holly, Tabitha Pruitt and husband Ricky of Mount Holly; two sisters, Alva Sipe and husband Everett of Mount Holly, Jerldine P. DeBord and husband John of Hickory, two brothers Albert F. "Buddy" Priest Jr. and wife Nancy of Kernersville, Johnny Priest and wife Karen of Belmont, and five grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday in the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Gardens.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Gaston County, PO Box 3984, Gastonia NC 28053.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Feb. 2, 2013