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Marie (Godwin) Sellers

July 27, 1940 ~ July 23, 2016 (age 75) 75 Years Old

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Whiteville, NC


Marie G. Sellers age 75 died Saturday in McLeod Loris Hospital, Loris, SC. Born July 27, 1940 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late James Godwin and Lillie Fowler Godwin and the widow of John Kelly Sellers Jr.

She is survived by two daughters: Penny McPherson (Handy) of Chadbourn, Sherry Duncan (Bryant) of Chadbourn; One son: Terry Sellers (Linda) of Chadbourn.

Six grandchildren: Steven Sellers, Barry Sellers (Brittany) , Hugh Thomas McPherson ( Erica) , Hunter  McPherson, Travis Sykes (Amy), Kelly Cribb (Brandon)

Ten Great Grandchildren: Reah Sellers, Kloe Sellers, Jaxon Sellers, Tannor Sykes, Summer Strickland, Chase Soles, Maclyn Soles, Collin Sellers, Mason Sellers, Aubrey Sellers.  

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Robbie Jo Sellers and one brother James Eugene “Bo” Godwin.

She was owner and operator of Sellers Greenhouse.  She was a retired EMT member of the Tabor City Rescue Squad and an Auxiliary member.

Visitation will be held Monday, July 25, 2016 from 6PM – 8PM in the Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City, NC.

Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 2PM in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Lebanon Church Cemetery, Whiteville, NC.


A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City.

 Service Information

July 25, 2016

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel
300 East 5th
Tabor City, NC 28463

Funeral Service
July 26, 2016

2:00 PM
Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel
300 East 5th
Tabor City, NC 28463

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