Obituary

Edna Odom Lemmond

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LAURINBURG —Edna Odom Lemmond, 79, died suddenly on March 4, 2014.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.

She is survived by her sons Fred Lemmond (Melissa) of Henderson, Paul Lemmond (Terry) of Laurinburg, and Michael Lemmond (Wendy) of Greensboro, her daughter Nancy Maultsby (Alex) of Zebulon, her sister Carolyn Herndon of Bennettsville, S.C., her sister-in-law Rosemary Ritzman of Raleigh, nine grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.

Born June 6, 1934 in Marlboro County, S.C. she was a daughter of the late Rufus and Nancy Wynn Odom and widow of the late Frederick "Ricky" Lemmond. She served with Greenville TV and Appliance in Greenville, the Richmond Parks and Recreation, and with the Clerks of Superior Court in Wake and Guilford County.

Edna was a founding member and past president and secretary of the N.C. State Highway Patrol Auxiliary, a past president and historian of the State Police Institute Alumni Auxiliary, and a volunteer for Hospice of Scotland County.

An active member of the First United Methodist Church, she was a Wednesday night supper cook and coordinator, a church office volunteer, and a member of the United Methodist Women, JOY Club, Cynthia Class, and the Sandhills Emmaus Community.

Memorials are requested for Hospice of Scotland County, P.O. Box 1033, Laurinburg, NC 28353.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the fellowship hall of the First United Methodist Church.

McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium is serving the family.


Funeral Home
McDougald Funeral Home & Crematorium
305 East Church Street Laurinburg, NC 28353
(910) 276-2200
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Published in Laurinburg Exchange from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2014
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