Emma Yelverton Perry, 80, of 111 Somerset Drive, Goldsboro died Tuesday in the Kitty Askins Hospice Center.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 PM in the James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. Rev. Ernie Haskins will officiate. Burial will follow.
She is survived by her children Hurshell Wade of Maryland, Jerry Wade of Suitland, Maryland, Edward Perry, Pennina George, Sherlean Howard, Paul Perry, William Perry all of Goldsboro, and Zachary Perry of Clinton. A host of loving grandchildren, great children other relatives and friends.
The visitation will be held Thursday from 2 PM until 7 PM with the family present to receive friends from 6 PM until 7 PM at the funeral home.
The family will receive friends at other times at the residence where they will also assemble in preparation for the funeral procession.