July 7, 2009
Belzora Greene Diggs, age 92 of 301 Putman Church Road died Tuesday (July 7, 2009) at her residence.
Graveside services 12:00 PM Thursday at Putnam Friends Church conducted by Rev. Larry McEntire and Rev. D.L. Hussey. The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home from 10:00 —11:30 AM prior to the service and following the service at the residence.
A native of Union County she was a daughter of the late Berry S. and Huldah H. Williams Greene and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by: her husband J.D. "Dee" Diggs; daughters Christine Gilliand; infant son Leonard Diggs; brothers James and Falas Greene; sisters Louvene Huneycutt and Maedeen Griffin, and a grandson Jimmy Walters.
She is survived by: daughters Rebecca Walters, Martha "Sue" Ivey and husband Jerry, Sandra Powers and husband Wayne all of Carthage; sons Earl Diggs and wife Connie of Carlsbad, NM, Tom Diggs of Rougemont; sister Olene Preslar of Monroe; 15 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to: Putnam Friends Church, 136 Putnam Church Road, Carthage, NC 28327.
The family would like to thank the staff of Community Home Care and Hospice, Moore County 911 and the Highfalls Fire Department for all the help they provided to Mrs. Diggs and her family.
It brings sadness to my heart and memories that I will share with her great grandchild, James M. Walters. I treasured the time we had together and will truly miss her.
To all the families who will be affected by her passing….just know she is in pe
I love you.