Evelyn Doris Locklear
LUMBERTON — Evelyn Doris Locklear, 78, of 123 Evelyn's Drive, died Oct. 24, 2013, at First Health Hospice and Pallative Care of Pinehurst.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Revels Funeral Home Chapel Lumberton, the Revs. Kelly Sanderson, Earney Hammonds and David Lowery officiating. Burial will follow in the Locklear family cemetery.
Ms. Locklear was born in Robeson County on June 7, 1935, to the late John Archie and Roberta Locklear. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerel Locklear; and three sisters, Sylvia Oxendine, Mary Ann Locklear and Nora Locklear.
She is survived by three sons, Donald Locklear, Jerry (Claudette) Locklear, Ronald (Butch) Locklear, all of Lumberton; two daughters, Vickie (Winford) Oxendine and Kim Locklear of Lumberton; two brothers, Johnny and Merle Locklear; six sisters, Alice Scott of St. Pauls, Wilma Locklear of Lumberton, Lumberta Jacobs of Hope Mills, Diana Jacobs, Jan Bullard, Demetrice Locklear, all of Pembroke; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Revels Funeral Home Lumberton.