Mrs. Stella Jane Oxendine, 99, of Pembroke was born May 1, 1912 and passed away on Friday, April 6, 2012 at Southeastern Hospice House. She was preceded in death by her husband: Mr. George Locklear; her parents: Mr. Walter & Mrs. Fannie Hardin; one and only daughter: Mrs. Pearline McBride and one great-great-granddaughter: Miss McKenna Winton.
Mrs. Stella was a beloved member of the Mt. Airy Baptist Church family.
The funeral will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Monday, April 9, 2012, at Mt. Airy Baptist Church with the Revs: Steve Strickland, Dr. Michael Cummings and Bro. Harlie W. Locklear officiating. Burial will follow in the Burnette Family Cemetery.
Mrs. Oxendine leaves behind a large extended family: granddaughters: Mrs. Angeline O. Robey and her husband: Mr. Phillip of South Carolina, Mrs. Annie J. Lyons and her husband: Mr. Kenneth of California, Mrs. Denise Rose Winton and her husband: Mr. Edwin of Colorado and a grandson: Mr. William J. McBride III and his wife: Mrs. Dottie of Kansas; thirteen great-grandchildren and twenty-two great-great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Monday, April 9, 2012 at Mt. Airy Baptist Church.