Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Bobby Ray Vance of Stanfield; a son, Allen “Scott” Vance and wife, Kristin of Stanfield; and brother, Marvin Woody and wife, Mary Lou of Spruce Pine.
Funeral services were held in the sanctuary of Big Lick Baptist Church in Oakboro at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Jeff Springer officiating. The family received friends from 2-3 p.m., on Friday, July 11. Burial was in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 1024 Albemarle Rd., Suite 904, Troy, NC 27371. Hartsell Funeral Home of Midland assisted the family.
Mitchell News-Journal 7/16/2014