Mrs. Ethel Lee Oxendine Locklear, 87, of 8547 Deep Branch Road, was born March 8, 1928 and departed this life on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at her home. She is preceded in death by her parents: Mr. Henry Ford & Mrs. Coree Barton Oxendine; her husband: Retired Sergeant Mr. Roscoe Locklear; two brothers Mr. Robert and Mr. Redell (Buddy) Oxendine; one sister: Ms. Suzanne Oxendine.
The funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 4, 2016, at Harpers Ferry Baptist Church with Revs: Donald Bullard, Dr. Michael Cummings, and Bro. Jennings R. Bullard officiating. Burial will follow in the Harpers Ferry Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Locklear is survived by three sons: Mr. Darlton Locklear (Kathy Dae), Mr. Anthony Locklear (Miriam) both of Pembroke and Mr. Phillip Locklear of Morrisville, NC; one daughter: Mrs. Talana Locklear Miller (Brent) of Raleigh NC; one sister Ms. Sarah Jane Oxendine of Pembroke; six grandchildren: Kiel Landon Locklear (Tanya) of Pembroke, Sunsarae Locklear Harrell (Lt. Steven) of Pembroke, Anassa Locklear and Malachi Locklear of Pembroke, Marcus Wells (Jenine) of Raleigh, NC, Sergeant first class Micah Wells of Ft. Mitchell, Alabama; seven great grandchildren: Pyper CoraRose Harrell, Kara Locklear, Wyatt Locklear, Daylayah Wells, Anhelica Wells, Keeleigh Wells and Paul M. Roscoe Wells and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 3, 2016, at Harpers Ferry Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to: American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231 or a charity of your choice.