Mrs. Edna Mae Locklear, 96, of Pembroke, NC was born in Robeson County on May 18, 1921 and departed this life on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Southeastern Regional Medical Center of Lumberton, NC. She is preceded in death by her parents: Mr. Dewey and Mrs. Mary Locklear; her husband: Mr. Herman Locklear; and two children: Mr. Ernie Locklear and Ms. Patsy Lowry and a great-grandson: Kevin Lowry.
The funeral will be 3:00 P.M. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at New Hope Church with Revs. Dr. Sam Wynn and Bill James Locklear officiating. Burial will follow in the Sandcutt Cemetery.
Mrs. Locklear is survived by one son: Mr. Arnold Locklear (Linda) of Pembroke, NC; three sisters: Ms. Magdalene Gore of Pembroke NC, Ms. Shelby Jean Patrick of Bolton, NC and Ms. Pauline Litton of Charlotte, NC; a special niece: Ms. Linda Davis; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 2-3 Thursday, March 8, 2018 at New Hope Church.