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Amelia English
  • Peniel PFWB Church
    2370 Willard Road
    Willard, NC 28478
  • Lower Cape Fear Hospice & Life Care Center
    1414 Physicians Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28401

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“Meatsie has always been special to my family and me. And we are cousins. She and Elsie Jane English directed my wedding in 1971. I loved her so much...Read More »
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“Meatsie, I have always loved you! You are a kind, dear person, always so friendly to everyone you saw. We will miss seeing that beautiful smile. ...Read More »
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Ms. Amelia English, age 86 of Willard, NC, passed away June 11, 2014 at Pender Memorial Hospital in Burgaw, NC. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Peniel PFWB Church in Willard conducted by Dr. Howard J. Harrell. Burial will follow at Peniel PFWB Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00-10:45 a.m. on Saturday, June 14, 2014.
She is survived by three sisters, Juanita Mann of Raleigh, NC, Sally Berry and husband Frank of Southern Pines, NC, Rose Winfree and husband Joe of Lansing, NC, two brothers, Steve English and wife Phyllis of Hendersonville, NC, Frank English of Willard, NC, fourteen nieces and nephews, twelve great nieces and nephews and two great great nieces and nephews.
Born December 27, 1927 in Pender County, NC, Ms. English was the daughter of the late Edward Leland and Adeline (Pigford) English and was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward Leland English, Jr., Ronald (Pop) English and one sister, Rosalyn English Burns.
Amelia was a life long member of Peniel PFWB Church and loved gardening, flowers, her pets and especially all of her nieces and nephews. She was very fondly known as "Meatsie".
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Peniel PFWB Church, 2370 Willard Road, Willard, NC 28478, Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 or to the charity of one's choice.
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A service of Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services, Wallace.