Flossie Wright Gant
1921 - 2021
Blackwell Funeral Home
1292 Rauhut St
Burlington, NC
Flossie Wright Gant

Mrs. Flossie Wright Gant, transitioned on August 1, 2021 at the age of 100. She was the daughter of the late Eugene Wright and Roberta Sellars Wright. She was born on July 4, 1921 in Caswell County. She was married to the late George Davis Gant to whom five children were born.

She was a member of Clover Garden A.M.E Church. Even when she could not attend, she continued to listen to sermons and bible studies by telephone. She enjoyed watching Family Feud with Steve Harvey, word search, and watching her flowers and plants grow. She also enjoyed watching the birds gather at the birdhouse outside her window where they would compete with the squirrels, rabbits, and deer.

She leaves to cherish her memory four children: David Gant Jr. (Sharon) of Graham, Elton Lewis Gant (Angela) of Mebane, Yvonne Owens of Burlington and Roberta Stone (Melvin) of Graham, eleven grandchildren, twenty one great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren and a sister in law: Leona. She was a wonderful person who will be missed by family, friends, and community.

In addition to her parents and children, she was preceded in death by a daughter: Ruby Mae Dixon and her siblings: William Wright, James Wright, Eulis Wright, Charlie Wright, Aubrey Wright, Nellie Richmond and Claudia Miller.

Public viewing will be held from 1-8pm in the Mary Blackwell Chapel on Saturday, August 7, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 1pm in the Roy Blackwell Chapel on Sunday, August 8, 2021 with the family arriving at 12:30pm. Burial will be held in the Clover Garden A.M.E. Church Cemetery. Condolences may be posted to blackwellfuneral.com. Services entrusted to Blackwell Funeral Home.

Published by TheTimesNews.com from Aug. 6 to Aug. 7, 2021.
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Mrs.Flossie Gant was a well respected member of the Glen Raven community.She was always a kind,gentle person.Our prayers go out to the family.God bless the family.
Roy & Theresa Wilkins
August 7, 2021
Yvonne and Gant family I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs Flossie was a very sweet lady. I don´t care where I saw her I always got a hug. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Marie Gilliam Ellison
August 6, 2021
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