Iris Hall Massey Latham

Published 1:38 pm Friday, March 2, 2018

Iris Hall Massey Latham, 88, of Mayfair Road, Lexington died on Friday, March 2, 2018 at Abbotts Creek in Lexington.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 5 at Davidson Funeral Home Chapel in Lexington with the Rev. Dr. David Gilbreath officiating. Burial will follow at Eaton’s Baptist Church Cemetery in Mocksville. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 4 from 5-7 p.m. at Davidson Funeral Home.

Mrs. Latham was born on Aug. 9, 1929 in Forsyth County, to Calvin Sanford Massey and Leona Carolyn Wagoner Massey and raised in the Bixby community of Davie County. She retired from Dixie Furniture where she worked in the shaper department. She was a member of Eaton’s Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by: her parents; husband, Thomas (Tommy) Latham Jr.; sons, William (Bill) Latham, Benny (Ben) Latham, Bobby Latham; brothers, Edward Massey, LeRoy Massey, Lester Massey; and sisters, Leona Saunders and Edith Branch.

Survivors: a son, Donald (Don) Latham of Lexington; daughter-in-law, Susan Latham; grandchildren, Leslie Chisler (Patrick); Kelly Latham (Greg); and Shawn Burkhart; and great-grandchildren, Alexandria Chisler (Alex), Jacob Chisler (Jake), Nick Burkhart and Jadyn Burkhart; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials: to the donor’s favorite charity.