Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 22, 2008
CONCORD ó Lena Elizabeth Hatley Ingram Eudy, 84, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008.
Born on July 15, 1923, in Bost Mill, Cabarrus County, Mrs. Eudy was the youngest daughter of the late Avery Lester and Mary Elizabeth Kiser Hatley.
Mrs. Eudy was a 1940 graduate of Concord High School. After graduation, she worked for Cannon Mills as a timekeeper at Plant 1. She later worked as a bookkeeper for Mutual Oil Company, then as a child caregiver.
A former member of Ann Street United Methodist Church, Mrs. Eudy joined Cold Springs United Methodist Church in 1961 and was an active member for decades, serving as a teacher, choir member and volunteer in many outreach efforts.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Samuel Sidney Ingram, in 1962.
She is survived by her husband, Clyde Wilson Eudy; daughters Betty Ingram Wensil Talley and Linda Eudy Morrison, both of Concord; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were at Cold Springs United Methodist Church on Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, the Rev. Randy Wall and Rev. Mary Hatley officiating. Burial, Cold Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Memorials: Cold Springs UMC, 2550 Cold Springs Road, Concord, NC 28025; to Hospice and Palliative Care of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC, 28001; Cooperative Christian Ministry, 246 Country Club Drive NE, Concord, NC, 28025; or Mount Pleasant Food Pantry, c/o Ann Wall, P.O. Box 134, Mount Pleasant, NC 28124.
Wilkinson Funeral Home is in charge. Condolences may be sent at www.wilkinson funeralhome.com.