April 26, 1928 ~ August 29, 2015
Margaret “Patsy” Callaway Sercy Edwards, 87, formerly of Sanford, peacefully met the Lord with her family by her side on Saturday (August 29, 2015) in Wilmington where she had been living for the last six years.
Patsy was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, Aunt, sister and friend. She loved the Lord. She was a member of Broadway Baptist Church and she was an active member of the church services held at Trinity Grove. She enjoyed being with family and friends. She loved to fish and play all kinds of cards.
A native of Hoke Co., She was a daughter of the late Robert “Bob” and Blanche Cook Callaway and was a homemaker.
Visitation will be held Saturday, September 5, 2015 , from 11:00 am – 11:45 am at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home.
A graveside service will follow at 12:00 pm at the Cross Hill Cemetery, with Chaplain Ken Dowdy and Pastor Perry Laymon, officiating.
Following the graveside service everyone is invited to the Callaway home place for a time of fellowship.
Patsy is survived by: two daughters, Margaret “Peggy” Sercy Myrick of Carthage, Carolyn Sercy Walls and husband Don of Wilmington; son, Billy Roy Sercy and wife Connie of Sanford; sister, Joan Frye and husband Sam of Aberdeen; six grandchildren Crystal Cole and husband Chad of Carthage, Brian Sercy and wife Melissa of Siler City, Derrick Sercy and wife Meredith of Sanford, Rocky Hall of Pinehurst, Jessica Voss and husband Jude of Vass, Stacey Hall and wife Shannon of Sanford;12 great- grandchildren; sister in laws Mae Callaway of Maryland, Willa For r est of High Falls; Sue Davis and husband Vernon of Glendon; Janet Poe and husband Bill of Putnam and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by: her husbands Haywood Sercy and Harold Edwards; daughter, Linda Sercy Taylor; sisters, Mary Ruth Haire and husband Ernest, Louise Eldridge and husband Woodrow, Sadie Cagle and husband Carson; brothers Robert Callaway, Roy Callaway and wife Edith, Earl Callaway, John Callaway and wife Betty; sister in law Foy Jean Wall and husband Roy Lee and CE Forrest .
The family would like to thank Trinity Grove for all the care and support given to Mother for the past 4+ yrs and also Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove when she was a resident there. She will be missed by all who came in contact with her but not forgotten.
Online condolences can be given at PinesFunerals.com.