Date of Service: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Time of Service: 2:00 PM
Cora Brooks Longmire Parham, 87, of 8137 Hicksboro Road, Oxford, NC died Friday, March 28, 2014 at Brantwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Oxford, NC.
Born in Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Henry Washington Longmire Sr. and Hassie Boothe Nelson Longmire. She was the widow of Marion Oliver “Mayland” Parham Jr.
Mrs. Parham was a homemaker. She was a member of Island Creek Baptist Church.
A graveside funeral service will be held Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., at Sunset Gardens, conducted by the Rev. J. Marshall Neathery.
Surviving are two daughters, Carolyn P. Moss and husband Wade of Henderson and Evelyn Lee Parham of Wake Forest, NC; a grandson, Kevin Moss and wife Sarah of Charlotte, NC; two great-grandchildren, Alex Moss of Raleigh, NC and Ava Moss of Durham, NC; and three sisters-in-law, Emogene M. Longmire of Henderson, Faye B. Parham of Oxford, NC, and Sylvia R. Parham of Oxford, NC. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Keith Moss; four sisters, Evelyn C. Longmire, Norma L. Longmire, Virginia L. Harris, and Dorothy L. Rivers; and five brothers, Henry W. Longmire Jr., W. Nelson Longmire, Allison C. Longmire, R. Chandler Longmire, and Theodore A. “Ted” Longmire.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the cemetery. All other times, they will be at the home of Carolyn and Wade Moss, 104 Fernwood Creek Court, Henderson, NC 27536.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Island Creek Baptist Church, 950 Stagecoach Road, Henderson, NC 27537.
Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.
Date of Death: Friday, March 28, 2014