Mary Marie Fox

June 10, 1932 ~ September 9, 2021 (age 89)


            Mrs. Mary Marie Fox, age 89, of Taylorsville, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at her home.

            She was born June 10, 1932 in Alexander County, the daughter of the late William Pinkey McLelland and Natis Ann Matheson McLelland.

            She had retired from Carolina Glove, where she worked for 50+ years. She was a lifetime member of Liledoun Baptist Church, where she loved her women’s #2 Sunday school class. She enjoyed working in her flowers and gardening. She loved to make quilts and enjoyed going to Pigeon Forge, where she visited several times.

            Including her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Glade Wilford Fox; her son, Johnny Lee Fox; her daughter-in-law, Pat Little Fox; and also, four sisters and three brothers.

Those left to cherish and honor her memory include: her daughter, Donna F. Kerley (Michael) of Taylorsville; her sons, Michael Fox (Kathy), Bill Fox all of Taylorsville; daughter-in-law, Kim Rogers Fox; her grandchildren, Dana M. Yoder (Mike), Wesley Dale Fox, Jacqueline Nicole Pratt, Doug Anthony Fox (Emily), Shannon Lee Fox (Yaidee), Matthew Brian Fox; her great-grandchildren, Jacob, Annabel, Bryant, Andrew, Brittany, Tristan, Lily, Rylan; her great-great-grandson, Liam Houston.

The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at Liledoun Baptist Church. Rev. James Bumgarner will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

            The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., Monday, September 13, 2021 at Liledoun Baptist Church.

            Pallbearers include: Wesley Fox, Doug Fox, Tristan Pratt, Shannon Fox, Matthew Fox, and Andrew Fox.

            Memorials may be made to: Alexander County Hospice, 50 Lucy Echerd Lane, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

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            Adams Funeral Home and cremation services are honored to be serving the family of Marie Fox.

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September 13, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Liledoun Baptist Church
2487 Liledoun Road
Taylorsville, NC 28681

Funeral Service
September 14, 2021

4:00 PM
Liledoun Baptist Church
2487 Liledoun Road
Taylorsville, NC 28681

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