Mary Dell Care
Mary Dell Care
  • October 12, 1925 - March 15, 2016
  • Cooleemee, North Carolina

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Mrs. Mary Dell Care, 90, from Greensboro, departed from this life on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Hanes-Lineberry Vanstory Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service until 2:00 pm at the funeral home.
Born October 12, 1925 to the late Thomas and Blanch Robbins, Mary was a member of Christ Covenant Church in Greensboro. She enjoyed quilting, loved to exercise and was a member of TOPS for a number of years. Mary loved nothing more than spending time with her family. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother was loved by many and will be missed by all who knew her. In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Joseph Care.
Those left to cherish her memory include her six children, Terry Care and wife Holley of Camp Hill, PA, Roseanne Care of Beaufort, NC, Lorraine Brower and husband Robert of Greensboro, Cindy Dreisbach and husband Gary of Greensboro, Joey Care and wife Stephanie of Cooleemee, NC, and Tammy Bean of Winston-Salem; sisters, Ethel Britt of Greensboro and Arlene Stone of Yadkin County; 26 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at 4-A Oak Branch Dr., Greensboro, NC 27407 or to The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 7101 Creedmoor Road, Suite 130, Raleigh, NC 27613.
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