Claude Welborn Pharr

Published 8:57 am Friday, July 27, 2018

Mr. Claude Welborn Pharr, 80, of Winston-Salem, died Thursday, July 26, 2018, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

He was born July 2, 1938, in Wilkes County to the late Howard Neal and Minnie Lorena Davis Pharr. Mr. Pharr was a minister at North Main Street church of Christ. He had also served at South Fork church of Christ in Winston-Salem, as well as churches in Charlottesville, Va., Indiana, Pa., Baltimore, Md. and Philadelphia, Pa.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Claudia Jo Pharr; and a sister, Ruth Welborn.

Survivors: his wife, Zoolema Jo Escue Pharr of the home; a son, Brett Pharr (Nancy) of Charlotte; a sister, Sheron Ward of the home; a brother, David R. Pharr (Peggy) of Rock Hill, S.C.; and a granddaughter, Brittany Pharr of Nashville, Tenn.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 28, at North Main Street church of Christ in Mocksville with Jeff Trotter officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, July 27 at Eaton Funeral Home in Mocksville. Burial will follow in Jericho church of Christ Cemetery in Mocksville.

Memorials: N. Main St. church of Christ Mission Fund, 605 N. Main St., Mocksville.