LUMBERTON — Iris Dale Sampson Graham, 78, of 376 Eddie Sampson Road, was born Sept. 22, 1934, and passed away on Jan. 30, 2013.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Deep Branch Baptist Church, the Revs. James E. “Tom” Graham and James A. Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in the Deep Branch Church Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Welton Graham Sr.; her son, Welton Graham Jr.; her grandson, Evan Lloyd Graham; her parents, Willard G. and Nola Oxendine Sampson; and also her special friend, Estelle Strickland Hodges.
Surviving are her sons, Willard Dale, David Lloyd wife (Pamela) and James E. “Tom” Graham wife (Vonda); two daughters, Kathy Graham McMillan and Janet Graham; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Also a special thanks and appreciation to her CNA, Alisha Jones.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Deep Branch Baptist Church, 4082 Deep Branch Road in Lumberton.