Viola Newton Mothershed

Published 9:00 am Wednesday, September 11, 2019

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Viola Newton Mothershed, 93, of Greenville, died on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 27, from the chapel of Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home. Burial followed at Ebenezer East Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation was held one hour prior to the funeral.

Her husband, John Henry Mothershed; grandson, Ralph Blackmon, and great grandson, Garrett Barnett, preceded Mrs. Mothershed in death.

Survivors include her sons, Wayne Blackmon (Lavonia) and Robert V. “Bob” Mothershed (Susan); daughters, Pam M. Sexton (David) and Barbara Simmons (Scott); grandchildren, Ronald Blackmon, Sherry Price, Steven Parmer, Crystal Parmer, Chris Young, Casey Strothers and John Mothershed; great grandchildren, Haley Blackmon, Cody Blackmon, J.C. Blackmon, Bryant Blackmon, Austin Barnett, Reagan McLain, Landon McLain, Brooklyn Huggins, John Hayden Parmer, Henly Young, Zade Young, Emree Maylin Young, Tamari Strothers, Mariah Strothers, Antrell Strothers, Gage Huggins and Gracie Huggins; great-great grandchilden, Libby Ruth Duncan and Wayne Charles Mote and all her special friends at Pine Needle Place in Greenville.

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Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home directed.