Rilla Ann Nichols ‘Tenny’ Lagle

Published 11:09 am Friday, February 26, 2016

Mrs. Rilla Ann Nichols “Tenny” Lagle, 79, of Down Yonder Trail, Mocksville, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at her home.

She was born June 15, 1936, in Davie County, to the late Larry Thomas and Lillian McDaniel Nichols. She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church in Cooleemee where she served in many capacities.

She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Darren Taylor; a son-in-law, Tracy Easter; and 2 brothers, Dean and Jr. Nichols.

Survivors: her husband of 62 years, Jack Lagle of the home; 4 children, Jackie Lagle (Penny), Sheila Taylor (Mike), Susan Easter and Jeff Lagle (Anita), all of Mocksville; 9 grandchildren, Tommy Lagle (Heather), Amanda Wilson (Curt), Aimee Crowe (Michael), Jordain Taylor, Seth, Matthew and Lilli Easter and Chace and Colton Lagle; 7 great-grandchildren, Avery Taylor, Ember Wilson, Ellie Wilson, Maddux Crowe, Malachi Wilson, Eli Lagle and Paisley Wilson; 3 sisters, Inez Boger (Sherman) of Rockingham, Evelyn Green (Dan) of Greensboro and Cleta Bivins of Mocksville; and sister-in-law, Linda Nichols of Cleveland.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 27 at First Baptist Church, Cooleemee with the Revs. Allen Mullins and Joe Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Turrentine Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

Memorials: First Baptist, PO Box 518, Cooleemee, 27014.