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Apple-Nunn Family Cemetery

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East Side Missionary Baptist Church
Tuesday October 23rd, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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East Side Missionary Baptist Church
Wednesday October 24th, 2018

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Lillian Tramel Apple

Lillian Apple, 98, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Hospice Home of Rockingham County. A funeral service will be held at 2:00PM on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at East Side Baptist Church where she was a charter member for 66 years with Rev. Gene Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the Apple -Nunn Cemetery. Mrs. Apple was born in Pittsylvania County, Virginia to the late James and Willie Tramel. She had lived in Reidsville most of her life and was a retiree of Chase Bag Company. Her life was spent serving the Lord and Church. She and her best friend Inez Harrelson worked together on many committees and taught Sunday school. She was Director of Missions and her passion was supporting mission activities. She was a great cook and loved to cook for everyone. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, William Apple and sons, Bobby and Jack Apple; brothers, Anderson and James Tramel and sisters, Mabel Apple and Eva Mae Clark. Survivors include her son, Curtis Apple and wife, Linda; her daughter, Erlene Johnson and husband, Raymond; sister, Myrtle Wells; six grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren. The family will receive friends at East Side Baptist Church on Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM and other times at the home. The family would like to thank her caregiver, Jewel Baker for her loving care for our mother and many special friends. Memorials contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, P O Box 281, Wentworth, NC 27375 or East Side Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 362, Reidsville, NC 27320. Wilkerson Funeral Home is serving the family and condolences may be made to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com.

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i,m so sorry to learn of Lillians passing. I worked with her at Chase Bag, She and her sister,Mabel I know she will be missed by family and others.

:Patsy Boyd Nov 3 2018 1:44 PM

Very find and wonderful person. The Lord bless her with a long and good life. Lillian Apple will be missed, but she is with the Lord now.

Dorothy King Oct 24 2018 12:07 AM

I have sweet memories of Mrs Apple back when she came by J s Country Market often. A very sweet kind lady that we all loved. I know she will be greatly missed. Jay

Janice London Ray (Jay) Oct 23 2018 7:44 AM

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