Friday, April 29, 2016

Nancy Poplin Passes

Nancy Poplin 1954

Jerry Gaudet reports that another of our classmates has passed away. 
Nancy Kathleen Poplin's obituary, published in the Charlotte Observer, is reproduced below:

Nancy Kathleen Poplin (1934 - 2016)


Nancy Kathleen Poplin, 81, of Charlotte, passed away on April 25, 2016 at Brighton Gardens of Charlotte.

Nancy was preceded in death by her mother, Helen Presson and many aunts, uncles and cousins. She is survived by her aunts, Carol Slifer of Monroe and Doris Torrence of Charlotte and uncles, Al Prather of Charlotte and Richard "Dick" Prather (Shirley) of Tyler, Texas.

Nancy graduated from Central High School. She worked and retired from Belk Store Services in Charlotte. She enjoyed meeting new people and spending time with family and friends, she was loved by all who crossed her path.

The family would like to thank the many caregivers from Brighton Gardens of Charlotte and Novant Health Hospice Team for their love, support and excellent care of Nancy.

Funeral services will be held at the Charlotte Chapel of McEwen Funeral Service at Sharon Memorial Park on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 2:00 PM with the Rev. Ernesto Fernandez officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 pm, one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Elmwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Levine Cancer Institute; Research and Academic Headquarters; 1021 Morehead Medical Drive; Charlotte, NC 28204

McEwen Funeral Service at Sharon Memorial Park is honored to be entrusted with the care of Miss Poplin and her family.

Published in Charlotte Observer on Apr. 29, 2016