Wanda Kay Gray O’Neal, 69, of Avon, NC died Thursday, August 10, 2017, at her home. Born in Cumberland County, NC on January 10, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Alma Scarborough Gray and Arthur Lupton Gray. She was a homemaker and member of St. John United Methodist Church.
Wanda is survived by her husband, Loran Pierce O’Neal, Jr.; five children, Mary Elizabeth O’Neal, Loran “Buddy” O’Neal III, Ethel Ann O’Neal, Pamela S. O’Neal, and Clifton O’Neal; ten grandchildren, Melanie, Sarah, Ida, Ursi, David, Loran IV, Brian, Cody, Nick, and Xana; and eight great-grandchildren.
Along with her parents, Wanda was preceded in death by two daughters, Patricia Mae Montalvo and Angela Dawn Touchet.
A funeral will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, August 13, 2017, at St. John United Methodist Church with the Rev. Gina Miller officiating. A reception will be held immediately following the service in the fellowship hall. Burial will take place at the Miller family cemetery in Avon. The family will receive friends and relatives Saturday evening at the church from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. John United Methodist Church, PO Box 129, Avon, NC 27915.
Twiford Funeral Home, Hatteras is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at www.TwifordFH.com.
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