Lena Maie Champion Spry

Lena C. Spry

MOCKSVILLE - Mrs. Lena Maie Champion Spry, 83, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at Rowan Regional Medical Center.

She was born June 26, 1929 in Rowan County, the daughter of William and Bessie Allen Champion. She was a charter member of the Mocksville Seventh Day Adventist Church and enjoyed yard sales, scrap booking, animals and shopping. She was entirely devoted to her family, always remembering them on important days.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles David Spry; two sons, Randy and Eddie Spry; and a brother Wayne Champion.

Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis James and husband Bruce of Mocksville and Kristy Swink and husband Calvin of Connelly Springs; a son, Monty Spry and wife Anita of Lincolnton; ten grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and her beloved dog, Benji.

Service & Visitation: A funeral will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013 at Catawba Funerals and Cremations by Pastor Tim Cove. Burial will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday March 19 in Catawba Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. before the service at the funeral home.

The family wishes to thank the doctors and nurses of Rowan Regional Medical Center ICU for all their love and care.

Online condolences may be made at www.catawbamemorialpark.com. Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations are providing professional services to the Spry family.

Funeral Home

Catawba Funeral Home
3060 Highway 70 SE Hickory, NC 28602

Published in Salisbury Post on Mar. 18, 2013