Edith Buckner Lindley

Obituary of Edith Buckner Lindley

Edith Buckner Lindley, 98, of Siler City died Monday, October 28, 2019.

Mrs. Lindley was born January 21, 1921 in Chatham County, NC to W.A. and Linnie Ward Buckner.

She was employed by Kellwood as an Inspector for more than 30 years. Mrs. Lindley was the oldest member at Sapling Ridge UMC.

Mrs. Lindley was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Irvin G. Lindley; son, John William Lindley, brother, J. Ward Buckner; sisters, Mary Johnson and Ruth Murchison; daughter-in-law, Libby Paschal Lindley.

She is survived by a daughter: Malinda L. Thurman and husband Jerry of Siler City; grandchildren: Mark and wife Heidi, Chris and wife Sherry, Kelli and husband Josh, Kathryn and husband Andy, and Laura and husband Robert; and 9 great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 29, 2019 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Smith and Buckner Funeral Home, 230 N Second Ave, Siler City. Funeral Services will be Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Sapling Ridge UMC, 5016 Silk Hope – Gum Springs Rd. Pittsboro with Reverend Jason Dickerson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Smith & Buckner is assisting the family during this time.

Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.


Visitation at Funeral Home

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Smith & Buckner Funeral Home
230 North Second Avenue
Siler City, North Carolina, United States

Funeral Service

1:00 pm
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Sapling Ridge United Methodist Church
5016 Silk Hope-Gum Spring Road
Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States

Final Resting Place

Monday, January 1, 1753
Sapling Ridge United Methodist Cemetery
5016 Silk Hope-Gum Spring Road
Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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