Zelma Virginia Stanley McLelland

Published 8:34 pm Monday, September 3, 2018

Zelma Virginia Stanley McLelland, 79, of Mocksville, died on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born in Rowan County April 22, 1939, the daughter of the late Thomas Luther Stanley and Jessie Lee Cooley Stanley. She was a homemaker and a member of South River Church of Christ in Woodleaf.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Lethia Luke, on May 2, 2016, and her significant other, Troy Melton.

Survivors: 2 grandchildren, Jimmy Russell and Tonya Taylor of Mocksville; 7 great-grandchildren, Matthew, Leigh-Ann, Tori, Chad, Maria, Austin and Daniel; 8 great-great grandchildren, Shyann, Nova, Kayleigh, Joseph, Ja’Kayda, Sirrinna, Cherish and Honor; a brother, David Stanley of Woodleaf; 4 sisters, Linda Stanley Shores, Dora Corbett of Rockwell, Dolly Brown of Mocksville and Barbara “Pinkey” Holmes of Newport News, Va.

The celebration of life service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5 at Davie Funeral Chapel with Pastors Jimmy Stone and Chris Williams officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the time of service. Burial will be in Rowan Memorial Park in Salisbury.

Condolences: www.daviefuneralservice.com.