Mary Alice Kight Browning

July 7, 2013 

Mary Alice Kight Browning, age 83, died Thursday, July 4, 2013 in Johnston Medical Center. Born April 12, 1930 in Princess Ann County, VA to the late Walter Edward and Gertrude May Twiddie Kight, she was preceded in death by a son Michael A. Cockes.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Selma.

Surviving are her sons, David E. Cockes and Mark E. Cockes both of Raleigh; sisters, Audrey Sorey of Virginia Beach, VA and Nancy Roberts of West Palm Beach, FL, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to either Cancer Research or the American Lung Association.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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