Edra Wilcox Sturgill, age 79 of Lansing, died on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at her home. Mrs. Sturgill was born on March 17, 1939 in Ashe County to the late Birchem and Orpha Hart Wilcox. She retired from United Chemi-Con and was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church. She liked spending time at home and with her nieces. Mrs. Sturgill was a loving wife, sister and aunt.
Mrs. Sturgill is survived by: her husband of 59 years, Paul Sturgill; one brother, Teddy Wilcox and wife Peggy of Warrensville; and two nieces, Lisa Thomas and Lynna Greer.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Ashelawn Memorial Chapel by Rev. Lloyd Day and Minister David Lyalls. Burial will follow in the Spencer Branch Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm prior to the service at Ashelawn.
Flowers will be appreciated, or memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
You may send and view condolences to the family through our website, www.ashelawn.com. Ashelawn Memorial Chapel & Gardens was entrusted with Mrs. Sturgill's arrangements.