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Mary Forney

Mary Lawton Forney

Wednesday, June 2nd, 1920 - Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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Obituary

Mary Lawton Forney, 99, November 27, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Samuel and Kitty Crews Lawton. A native of Black Mountain, she was a resident of Harmony on the Peninsula Assisted Living, Yorktown, VA, for 3 years. Mary was a member of Thomas Chapel AME Zion Church where she served as a Deaconess. Mary was a quilter and a flower gardener.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sisters, Elizabeth L. Campbell and Dorothy L. Roseboro; her husbands, Howard Lytle and Albert W. Forney; and her son, Howard Louis Lytle.

Survivors include her daughters, Joyce A. Lytle of Newport News, VA, who cared for her, and Claudia (Rod) Brown of Louisville, KY; nephews, Lawton (Gail) Campbell of Houston, TX, and Craig (Diane) Daugherty of Charlotte, NC; niece, Barbara Campbell of San Antonio, TX; two grandchildren; four great grandchildren; one great grandchild; a great niece and nephew; and cousins.

Visitation will be held on December 5, 2019 at Thomas Chapel AME Zion Church from 11:00 am to 12:00pm with a funeral to follow at 12:00 pm.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Thomas Chapel AME Zion Church
    Address
    120 West College Street
    BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC 28711
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Thomas Chapel AME Zion Church
    Address
    120 West College Street
    BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC 28711
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Oak Grove Cemetery
    Address
    Cragmont Road
    BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC
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Jaslyn Russell

Posted at 01:21pm
I send my condolences glad I go to know her growing up she finished the race and went home for her reward and crown bless you all and I will miss you but know your in a better place
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