Amelia Yvonne Brogdon ‘Vonnie’ Fink
Published 2:29 pm Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Amelia Yvonne “Vonnie” Brogdon Fink of Mooresville, died on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015.
She was born in Lexington and raised in Mocksville. She was a graduate of Davie County High School and attended Wilkes County Community College. Her love for children kept her with the NC School System for 22 years. She worked with Davie County Schools, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and Mooresville City Schools. Many young lives were touched by her love and devotion. After leaving the school system, she began working with Duke Energy through DZ Atlantic. Her outgoing personality and love of life blessed her with many friends. Even though diagnosed with breast cancer almost five years ago, she never slowed down. Through the doctor and hospital visits as well as chemo and radiation she maintained a positive attitude. She fought a hard battle.
Survivors: her husband, Ronald P. Fink; step-mother, Dorcus Brogdon; daughters, Lindsay P. Scott (Eric) and Tamara S. Martin; step-daughter, Rhonda F. Manns; and many grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Clarence Henry Brogdon, mother, Lula Marie Brogdon and sister, Patricia B. Glover.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 6, 2015, at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 at Concord United Methodist Church, Mocksville, with the Revs. Chad Shoaf and Karen Roberts officiating.
Memorials: Levine-Dickson Hospice House, 11900 Vanstory Dr., Huntersville, 28078; or Food for Days (A Backpack Ministry), 224 Rolling Hill Rd., Suite 1B, Mooresville, 28117 www.foodfordays.org.