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Mary Elizabeth Morefield

September 16, 1929 ~ March 5, 2019 (age 89)

Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Morefield, age 89, of King, NC, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Village Care of King. She was born on September 16, 1929 to Dave Turpin and Minnie McMillian Turpin.

Mrs. Morefield is loved and missed by her son, Daniel (Clarice) Morefield; her daughters, Rebecca Sue (David) Hall, Barbara (James) Stewart, Vanessa (Wayne) Dunnagan, and Tammy (Tony) Tucker; ten grandchildren, Michael Hall, Anthony (Shelia) Stewart, Dana Marshall, Cindy (Chris) Martin, Jennifer (Jerimiah) Underwood, Adam (Jennifer) Tucker, Cory (Catherine) Tucker, Jonathan Dunnagan, Hannah Tucker, and Anna Dunnagan; fourteen great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Margie Miller.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Coy Morefield; her brothers, Raymond Turpin, James McMillian, J.A. McMillian, Russell McMillian, Luther McMillian, and Pete McMillian; and her sisters, Mattie Turpin, Carolyn Jackson, Magdelene Johnson, Gaynell Long, Gladys Cameron, and Lily Mae Haufpaur.  

A funeral service will be conducted on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. at Friendship Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Jeffers officiating.

Interment will follow immediately after service at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 6 PM. to 8 PM at Cox Needham Funeral Home.

A special thanks to Village Care of King and caregiver, Maria Cox, for your loving care of our mother.

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

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