Frances Ann Pope Garrell, 73, of Wilmington passed away Saturday December 29, 2012 at her home.
Frances was born in Columbus County on June 21, 1939, the daughter of the late Marvin Edison and Rhoda Bullard Pope. She, along with her late husband J.T Garrell, were members of the Famous “Whiteys” Round Table. She was considered “MeMe” to the many people she adopted into her family.
She is survived by her children, Kathryn G. Ward and husband Dayton, of Whiteville, Eddie Garrell and wife Kelly, of Houston, TX, Teresa Maready and husband Ric, of Wilmington, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, and sister Barbara Pope Edwards of Hallsboro.
The family will celebrate her life and memories from 6 PM until 8 PM Thursday January 3, 2013 at her home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to a charity of choice.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099