WACO-Lena Marie Scism Sigmon, 52, of 262 Moss Street, died Dec. 13, 2012, at her residence. She was born on Oct. 7, 1960, in Cleveland County, a daughter of Nell Shytle Scism of Waco and the late C.L. Scism.
Marie was a graduate of Burns High School, formerly employed at Cleveland Regional Medical Center as a ward secretary. She was also a member of Gloryland Missionary Baptist Church, Kings Mountain, and a loving Christian wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a friend to many.
In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband of 33 years, the Rev. Ricky Sigmon; three sons, Ricky and Lance Sigmon, both of Waco, and Shawn Sigmon of Shelby; three sisters, Gale Elmore and Don, Shelia Beam and Larry, and Madge Jones and Allen, all of Waco; two brothers, Dale Scism and Debra, and Forest Scism and Vickie, both of Fallston; and six grandchildren.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Carpenter's Funeral Home, and other times at the home.
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Sunday at Gloryland Missionary Baptist Church
Officiated By: The Rev. Fred Helms and Dr. Harold Fite
Burial: Capernaum Cemetery
Funeral Home: Carpenter's Funeral Home is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Gloryland Missionary Baptist Church, 100 Benfield Rd., Kings Mountain, N.C. 28086
Online Condolences: www.carpentersfuneralhome.net