Lela Greer Cole
Mrs. Lela Mozelle Greer Cole, 86, of Clemmons, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013, at Regency Care of Clemmons.
Born August 5, 1926, in Watauga County, she was a daughter of the late Carl Ellison Greer and Beulah Belle McGuire. Lela was a homemaker and a faithful Christian. She was a loving mother and grandmother who was so proud of her family.
She is survived by three daughters, Gladys Norris and husband, Doug, of Boone, Linda Mullis of Clemmons, and Juanita Gallagher and husband, Tim, of Clemmons; four grandchildren, Scott Norris and wife, Kristina, Steven Norris and wife, Miranda, all of Boone, Shaun Norris and wife, Maggie, of Erwin, Tenn., and Devon Gallagher of Charlotte; four great-grandchildren, Hannah Grace Norris and Cole Norris of Boone, Adrianna Richardson and Abagail Norris of Erwin; one brother, Otis Greer and wife, Beulah, of West Jefferson; and one sister-in-law, Julie Greer of Cary.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Onnie Marvin Cole; three sisters, Bertie Trivette, Ines Greer and Ellen Greer; and three brothers, Joe, Frank, and Howard Greer.
Funeral services for Mrs. Lela Mozelle Greer Cole will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Austin & Barnes Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Chaplain Jack T. Nance. Burial will follow in Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 2p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Gideons International, Boone Camp, PO Box 3602, Boone, NC 28607.
The family would like to extend their deep appreciation to the ECT department at Wake Forest Baptist Health for the many years of care, concern and love they have given to Lela and her family.
Online condolences may be sent to the Cole family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Cole family.