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Mary (Harrington) Milstead

July 4, 1929 ~ September 9, 2021 (age 92)

Obituary

Mrs. Mary Harrington Milstead, age 92, of Taylorsville, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at her home.

            Mary was born July 4, 1929 in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Clay Harrington and Mammie Kerley Harrington.

            She was a homemaker and a member of Three Forks Baptist Church. MaMaw was known for her home cooking, famous homemade biscuits and quilt making.

            Including her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Don Milstead; her sons, Linky Milstead, Donnie Milstead; her sisters, Teen Mitchell, Mildred “Bunny” Harrington, Irene Jones; her brothers, William Harrington, JB Harrington, Harvey Harrington, Crafton Harrington and four young siblings that passed at birth.

            Those left to cherish and honor her memory include: her son, Rev. Dale Milstead (Kathy) of Statesville; her daughter-in-law, Kathy Milstead; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; her sisters, Shirley Brown of Taylorsville, Jeannie Cropley of Georgia; special niece, Jo Mitchell; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

            The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Sunday, September 12, 2021 at Three Forks Baptist Church. Dr. Carson Mosley, Rev. Stephen Dagenhart, Rev. Dale Milstead will officiate.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

            The family requests that everyone please wear a mask, COVID precautions will be in place for everyone’s safety.

            Memorials may be made to: Three Forks Baptist Church, 4685 Three Forks Church Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

            Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.

            Adams Funeral Home and cremation services are honored to be serving the family of Mary Harrington Milstead. 

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
September 12, 2021

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Three Forks Baptist Church
4685 Three Forks Baptist Church Rd
Taylorsville, NC 28681

Funeral Service
Sunday
September 12, 2021

4:00 PM
Three Forks Baptist Church
4685 Three Forks Baptist Church Rd
Taylorsville, NC 28681

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