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Sylvia Chappell

May 21, 1938 ~ January 28, 2021 (age 82)


Sylvia Ann McRae Chappell, 82 of Mount Gilead passed away Thursday evening January 28, 2021 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM, Monday, February 1, 2021 at Hamer Creek Baptist Church.  Rev. Rupert Medford and Rev. Alex Willoughby will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Sharon Cemetery.

Mrs. Chappell was born May 21, 1938 in Montgomery County to the late Robert Hughes and Betty Poe McRae.  She was a member of Hamer Creek Baptist Church and was last employed as a Tour Guide at Town Creek Indian Mound.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elgie Lee Chappell and brother, Curtis McRae.

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Browning and husband, Jerry of Mount Gilead; grandchildren, Randy Browning and wife, Shannon and Tori Williamson and husband, David; great grandchildren, Jackson and Sarah Browning, Trent, Daylen and Micah Willamson; brother, Charles McRae and sister, Norma Bailey and husband, Sonny.

Memorials may be made to:  FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecorss Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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Funeral Service
February 1, 2021

2:00 PM
Hamer Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
4830 NC Hwy 109 S
Mount Gilead, NC 27306

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