Marjorie D. Vickers, age 80, of Henrietta, NC, passed away Monday, April 16, 2012.
Marjorie was born April 15, 1932 in Rutherford County, NC to the late Sam Durham and Vina Byers Durham. She worked in textiles most of her life and retired from Cone Mills. She enjoyed cooking, taking care of her family and collecting dolls. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Madelyn “Dib” Jones, Katie “Kay, Kay” McDaniel, Mary “Top” McCraw and by one great grandson, Travis Vickers.
Survivors include her husband of 63 years, Joseph W. Vickers, Sr.; two sons, Joe W. Vickers, Jr. and fiancé, Rosa and Ricky D. Vickers and wife, Wanda all of Henrietta; one brother, Bud Durham of Dearborn, MI; one sister, Alta Mae Thomas of Gaffney, SC.
She is also survived by eight grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and many precious nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Sam Henderson and Reverend Wayne Toney officiating.
Memorial gifts are suggested to Hospice of Rutherford County, POB 336, Forest City, NC 28043 or to the American Cancer Society, POB 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Harrelson Funeral Home is caring for the Vickers Family.