- Last Updated on 02:09 PM 03/20/12
Ms. Rebecca Palmer of 1019 Gatha’s Trail, Halifax died March 19, 2012 at The Woodview Nursing Home at the age of 95. Ms. Palmer was born March 6, 1917 in Halifax County and was the daughter of the late Mr. Moses B. Palmer and Mrs. Nannie Ellen Palmer. She was a member of Banister Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include her devoted daughter, Ms. Agnes McNeill of Halifax; a devoted niece, Ms. Sheraine Claughton; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, her siblings, Mary Burton, Ethel Medley, Ruth Plenty, Andrew Palmer, Abraham Palmer and Charlie Palmer, also preceded Ms. Palmer in death.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at noon at Banister Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Public viewing for family and friends was Tuesday from 3 to 8 p.m. at The Crawford House chapel in Halifax. The family is receiving friends at the home.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.