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Mary Frances (Joyce) Cain

June 4, 1940 ~ January 25, 2018 (age 77)

Mrs. Mary Frances Cain, age 77, of Pinnacle, NC, passed away on January 25, 2018, at her home. She was born on June 4, 1940 in Stokes County, NC to the late Elza Joyce and Dovie Brown Joyce.


Mrs. Cain is survived by her husband, John Henry Cain; two daughters, Dawn Collins Bean and Donna Lynn Collins Bigelow; one brother, Billy Ray Joyce and wife Patricia; four grandchildren, Matthew Bean and wife Alyssa, Katheryn Bean Bowman and husband Brett, Mary Grace Bigelow and Emily Bigelow; and several nieces and nephews.


She was predeceased by her parents, Elza and Dovie Brown Joyce; and one grandchild, Candi Lunsford and one son-in-law Patrick Bigelow.  


A funeral service will be conducted on Sunday January 28, 2018 at Pinnacle View Baptist Church at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Ronnie Chamblin officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinnacle View Baptist Church Cemetery.


The family will receive friends on Saturday January 27, 2018 from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Cox-Needham Funeral Home.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Candi Lunsford Memorial Scholarship at Pinnacle View Baptist Church, Pinnacle View Baptist Church 1332 Shoals Rd, Pinnacle, NC 27043, or Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, NC, 27030



Cox-Needham Funeral Home of Pilot Mountain (, is respectfully serving the Cain family.


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