Audrey Mae LaFon
– Mrs. Audrey Mae LaFon, 77, of Grandy, NC passed away December 28,
2107 in Elizabeth City, NC. Audrey was born in Kentucky to the
late John Patterson Lindsey and Nellie Decker Wallace on May 21,
1940. Audrey’s husbands Jim Miller and Harold LaFon preceded her
in death as did her brothers Paul Lindsey, James Lindsey, Truman
Lindsey, Glyndell Lindsey and Lendal Lindsey; and her sisters, Maudie
Deweese and Dorothy Wilkerson.
the years, Audrey became a well-known cook at several local restaurants
including the Coinjock Marina Restaurant. In her spare time, she played
a mean game of Rummy. Most of all Audrey leaves behind a legacy
of deep love and devotion to her family.
family members include her daughter Shirley Deweese (Ralph) of
Coinjock, NC; sons Tony Deweese(Candy) of Maple, NC and James Miller
(Brenda) of Grandy, NC; her sisters Mary Louise Kelly and Linda Barnes
of Rockport, KY; grandchildren Audrey Aydlett, Anthony Deweese, Daniel
Deweese, Morgan Miller, and Mallory Miller Thomas (Dustin) as well as
eight great-grandchildren and numerous extended family members.
funeral and committal services will be held at Powells Point Christian
Church in Harbinger, NC Tuesday January 2, 2018 at 1 PM with Minister
Vince Rodkey officiating. The burial in the church cemetery will be
In lieu of flowers the family gratefully requests that memorial donations be made to the American Heart Association.
to the family may be expressed via the online register at
www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was
entrusted with arrangements.