ORRUM– Mrs. Mae Deweese Collins Stone, 91, of Orrum, passed away on June 28, 2014, at the Golden Living Nursing Center in Lumberton.
The funeral was held on Monday, June 30, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Broad Ridge Baptist Church in Orrum, the Revs. Michael Longson and James Seaman officiated
Mrs. Stone was born Oct. 20, 1922, to the late Elias and Betsy Ann Collins. She retired after 28 years as postmaster of Orrum Post Office and was a member of Broad Ridge Baptist Church. She will be remembered as a loving and wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.
She is survived by a daughter, Sue Britt (Jerry); a son, William R. Stone (Kitty); her grandchildren, Suzanne B. Jackson (Derek), Christopher Britt (fiancé, Allison), Philip Stone (Kristen), and Mitch Stone (Charlene); and her great-grandchildren, Tanner Jackson, Lexi, Payne, and Grace Stone, and Brooke and Grayson Stone.
Mrs. Stone was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph Stone.
The visitation was held on June 29, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Floyd Mortuary and Crematory Inc. in Lumberton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Broad Ridge Baptist Church, 949 North Broadridge Road, Orrum, N.C., 28369.
On-line condolences may be made by visiting: www.floydmortuary.net.