Furr, Lela Maye

Lela Furr, 1919. From the Pearl Archer photo album, courtesy of LeAnna Dunlap.

Class of 1920

Birth: 21 Jan 1899, Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Death: 28 Oct 1974, Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Parents:
Walter Columbus Furr (1870-1956)
Rena Atte Little Furr (1867-1947)

Siblings:
Carl Augustus Furr (18951979)
Charlie Monroe Furr (19001990)
Alma Elizabeth Furr (1903-1986)
Ola Catherine Furr Abernethy (19062006)
Earl Martin Furr (19082005)
Coy Lee Furr (19102007)

Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Source: www.findagrave.com, #79099197.

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Kannapolis Daily Independent, 29 Oct, 1974, p. 13

Miss Furr

CONCORD – Miss Lela M. Furr, of 138 Ingleside Dr., died Monday at Cabarrus Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Hartesell’s Funeral Home by the Rev. T. C. Plexico. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.

The body will remain at the funeral home and the family will receive friends there from 7 until 9 p.m. today.

Memorials may be made to St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, where Miss Furr was a member.

The daughter of the late Walter C. Furr and Mrs. Rena Little Furr, Miss Furr was a retired school teacher of the Albemarle City Schools.

She is survived by two sisters, Miss Alma Furr of Concord and Mrs. J. W. Abernathy of Charlotte; four brothers, Carl Furr of Concord, Charlie Furr of Oakboro, Earl Furr of Atlanta, Ga. and Coy Furr.