Published 10:54 am Thursday, January 26, 2017

Margaret Carolyn Lakey McBride

Mrs. Margaret Carolyn Lakey McBride, 94, of NC 801 N., Farmington, died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born May 16, 1922 in Davie County to the late Fred Roberts and Carrie Virginia Furches Lakey. Mrs. McBride was the oldest living member of Farmington Baptist Church. She was involved in the community and had volunteered at Pinebrook Elementary.

She was also preceded in death by her husband of 76 years, Johnson Alvestus McBride; a granddaughter, Cara Beth Parker; a great-great-grandson, Davis Edwards Chaney; and 4 siblings, Louise L. Leagans, Ruth L. Hilton, Joy L. Steelman and Isaac B. Lakey.

Survivors: 3 children, Johnny McBride (Wanda), Carolyn McBride and Toad McBride (Sandra), all of Farmington; 5 grandchildren, Tamara Edwards (Steve), Johnnie Denise Glancey (Bryan), Russell McBride (Laurie), Christi McBride and Geoffrey McBride; 9 great-grandchildren, Whitney Russell (Travis), Jordan Chaney (Christian), Sarah Lancaster (Andrew), Audrey Beth Glancey, Lola and Reese McBride, Morgan Ward and Aidan and Colin Eales and their father, Eddie Eales; 2 great-great-grandchildren, Carter and Parker Russell; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 28 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with the Revs. Whitney Edwards Russell and Travis Russell officiating. Burial will follow in Farmington Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorials: Farmington Baptist, 1835 Farmington Rd., Mocksville; or Farmington Community Cemetery, c/o Bonnie Joyner, 155 Pineville Road, Mocksville.