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Mae Bain

March 21, 1931 — January 24, 2021

Helen Mae “Ma Bain” Gregory Bain, 89 of Sanford passed away Sunday January 24, 2021. 


Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am Friday at Lee Memory Gardens.


COVID 19 guidelines will be followed. Social distancing and facial coverings are required.


Mrs. Bain was born in Harnett Co a daughter of the late Robert and Florence Godwin Gregory. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ellis Bain Jr; a son, Robert Edwin Bain; siblings, Rev. John Marshall Gregory, Isabell Godwin, Raymond Gregory, Ludell Parker, Hal Gregory, Evedine Glover, Eugene “Buddy” Gregory, and Webster Gregory.


Mae “Ma Bain” was a loving mother, granny and great granny. She was an outstanding pie maker, and worked as a housewife, a babysitter and for many years at Trailblazers Steak House.


Mrs. Bain is survived by her daughters, Pamela J. Bain and Barbara Bain Cox (Stevie); grandchildren, Meredith Ashley Suitt, Christopher Cox and Shawn Cox (Kaycee); great granddaughter, Kensley Auburn Suitt; and many nieces and nephews.


The family will greet friends following the service.  


Memorial contributions can be made to Morningside Presbyterian Church, 985 Thomas Kelly Rd, Sanford, NC 27330.



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Graveside Service

Friday, January 29, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St Stephen Catholic Church

901 N Franklin Dr, Sanford, NC 27330

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