Grace Kelly Wicker, 84 of Sanford passed away Friday morning, January 22, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Wednesday at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Shallow Well Cemetery.
Mrs. Wicker was born in Lee Co, a daughter of the late Charlie Franklin Kelly and Omie Whittie Howard Kelly. She was a member of Shallow Well United Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by siblings, sisters Eunice Johnson, Edna Thomas, and Bertha Thomas; and by brothers Gattis Kelly, Shelton "Shack" Kelly, Britton "Dude" Kelly, and Watson "Hoss" Kelly, and Otis Allen Kelly.
Mrs. Wicker is survived by her husband of 61 years, John C. Wicker; daughter, Shaw Wicker Oldham of Carthage; a son, Cameron Wicker of Ft Lauderdale, FL; a brother, Howard Kelly and wife Laura of Sanford; granddaughters, Lauren Stone Garner and husband Michael of Vass, and Haven Stone McRae and husband Jack of Southern Pines; grandson, Brian Wicker of Ft. Lauderdale; two great grandsons, Ian McRae and Kamden Garner; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm Tuesday at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alzheimer's Association Eastern North Carolina, 3739 National Drive, Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27612.