January 8, 2007
Mrs. Lola Monroe, age 92 of Monroe Rd., died Monday (January 8, 2007) at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P. M. Wednesday at Red Branch Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Chris Dickerson, the Rev. Robert Morrison
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Surry County, NC, she and her parents the late Charlie and Etta Eades Atkins, moved to Moore County when she was a young girl. She married E. E. "Blue" Monroe in 1969 and was an active member of Red Branch Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a son Bobby Monroe and a brother Roy Atkins.
She is survived by: her husband E. E. "Blue" Monroe; a daughter Phyllis Johnston of Charlotte; a son D. R. "Pete" Monroe and his wife Rose Marie Monroe of Charlotte; a half-sister Gail A. Bottoms of Carthage; seven grandchildren; seventeen great-grand- children; five great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 - 8:30 P. M. Tuesday at Red Branch Baptist Church and at other times at the residence.
Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage is serving the Monroe family.
Online condolences may be made at www.fryandprickett.com