Sylvia Baker ‘Polly’ Lagle

Published 12:36 pm Thursday, July 8, 2021

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Ms. Sylvia “Polly” Baker Lagle, 85, died on Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Somerset Court of Mocksville.

She was born on Aug. 4, 1935 in Davie County to the late John Carl and Mary Clement Baker. Ms. Lagle attended Oak Grove United Methodist Church where she was an active member until her health declined. She retired from Western Electric (AT&T). Ms. Lagle was a part of a quartet when she was young and enjoyed singing gospel music. She had a flair for fashion and decorating. She also loved growing flowers and had a talent for creating floral arrangements.

She was also preceded in death by: a sister, Marie Seamon; a son-in-law, Kevin Foster; a nephew, Steven Seamon; and a niece, Michelle Blake.

Survivors: 2 children, Paula Seaford (Kim) of Advance, and Kim Foster of Advance; 4 grandchildren, Anna Coe (Bradley) of Advance, Kara Batchelder (Nathan) of Greensboro, Ryan Foster (Erika) of Leland and Bethany Foster of Advance; 4  great-grandchildren, Henry and Charlie Coe and David and Callie Batchelder; 2 sisters, Jean Rothrock (Lewis) of Mocksville and Jenny Aguallo (Gabe) of Clemmons; and several extended family members.

A memorial service was conducted at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 8 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church with the Rev. Bob Summers officiating. The family received friends following the service.

Memorials: Somerset Court/Angel Parrish, 150 Ken Dwiggins Drive, Mocksville; or to Oak Grove UMC Cemetery fund, 1994 US 158, Mocksville.