Ms. Dora Locklear, 96, was born May 13, 1921 in Robeson County and departed this life on Thursday, February 8, 2018. She is preceded in death by her parents: Mr. Lloyd Locklear and Mrs. Allie Locklear; three brothers: Mr. Richmond, Mr. Webb and Mr. Monroe; eight sisters: Ms. Mandy, Ms. Nola, Ms. Berter, Ms. Ethel Belle, Ms. Louise, Ms. Queen, Ms. Zelma and Ms. Tillie.
The funeral will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Union Chapel Holiness Methodist Church with Revs. Jimmy Strickland and Willie Scott Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Oxendine Cemetery.
Ms. Locklear is survived by a niece that was like a sister to her: Ms. Bonnie Scott; Mr. Ray, Ms. Tina Mr. Cody, Ms. Tamera who were like grandchildren to her; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7 - 9 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018, at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.