Julia L. Ingram
Julia L. Ingram
  • October 30, 1924 - December 6, 2017
  • Wilmington, North Carolina

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Julia Lowe Ingram, 93, of Wilmington died peacefully at home on Wednesday December 6, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 30, 1924 to John Rone Lowe and Pearl Huntley Lowe in Wadesboro, North Carolina.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
Mrs. Ingram's grandfather, John Lowe was owner and publisher of Wadesboro's first newspaper, the "Messenger and Intelligencer" which is now the "Anson Record". She graduated from Wadesboro High School where she was a member of the Honor Society and also Class President for many years. She later became secretary to several firms, the Tax Collector of Wadesboro, and also a secretary for Southern Bell Accounting Dept. in Charlotte, NC. After taking the Civil Service exam, she became a secretary at Morris Field Air Base in Charlotte, NC, where she worked in the Accounting Department for several years. She later married Bernard Ingram of Lilesville, NC. Mrs. Ingram was a teacher of Sunday school teaching the juniors as they moved to several cities over the years with her husband's job with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
She and her husband were charter members of Milford Hills Baptist Church in Salisbury, NC where she taught Sunday school and he became Sunday School Supt and deacon. She was a fifty year member of Winter Park Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Furman Ingram; her sisters, Mary Merritt and Nell King and two brothers, Rone Lowe and John Lowe.
Mrs. Ingram is survived by her daughters, Patricia Wise and husband, Marion and Julie Lackey; two grandchildren, Lauren and fianc Chris and Conner Lackey.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday December 9, 2017 at Greenlawn Memorial Park with Pastor Mark Teachey officiating.
The family would like to thank Mary & Sabrina of the Lower Cape Fear Hospice for their kindness in caring for our mom. We also want to thank her wonderful neighbors; the Keiths, the Burns, The Palmers and the McNeills for watching over her.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Winter Park Baptist Church or the charity of one's choice.
Condolences may be left for the family online at www.coblewardsmithwilmington.com.