Melinda Darlene Lagle

Published 6:51 am Tuesday, September 6, 2022

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Melinda Darlene Lagle, 57, of Mocksville, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2022 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.

She was born Aug. 13, 1965 in Davie County to Linda Gail Sherrill Lagle and the late Robert Eugene Lagle. Darlene was a graduate of Davie High School, Class of 1986. She attended Hardison Methodist Church. Darlene was very active in Special Olympics where she was a cheerleader and basketball player. She was also very active at New Horizons.  Darlene never met a stranger and was a friend to all who met her.

Survivors include: her mother; a sister, Deborah Jones (Vann); nephews, Gavin Russell, Collin Russell, and Landon Russell; and a niece, Savannah Jones.

A funeral service will be conducted at 12 p.m., Friday, Sept. 9 at Hardison Methodist Church with Rev. Wesley Sink and Rev. Dennis Marshall officiating. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.  The service will be available to view on the funeral home website.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials to: Milling Manor, 785 Sanford Ave., Mocksville, NC 27028; or Special Olympics – Davie County, 151 Southwood Drive, Mocksville, NC 27028.