Faye Passmore Pilkington

Sep 09, 2013

Canton — Faye Passmore Pilkington, 94, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 at Spicewood Cottages — Elms.

A native of Swain County, she was a daughter of the late Huey Daniel and Lillie Cordelia Mathison Passmore. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Archie W. Pilkington, who died in 1988; three sons, Wade, Harold and Arthur Pilkington; one daughter, Doris Smith; and 13 brothers and sisters.

She is survived by a daughter, Gladys Emerson of Canton; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, in the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Revs. Harry Worley and Jack James officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. prior to the service.

An online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.