Sharon Noel Lacey, 38, died peacefully in Havelock, NC on August 28, 2014. She was born on December 5, 1975 to Julia Wade Halsey in Richmond, Virginia and was adopted by Sylvia and John Lacey in April 1976. She grew up in Chapel Hill, NC and attended school in Durham and Chapel Hill. She attended church throughout her youth at The Chapel Hill Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She gave birth to a son Brian, the joy off her life, in Durham and raised him in Chapel Hill and later in Newport and Havelock, NC where he will reside with her partner Mike Stanfill. Brian’s father was Fred Sherron (deceased) of Durham, NC.
She is survived by Brian Burrell Lacey, 17, of Havelock, NC. her mother, Sylvia Lacey of Chapel Hill, her father, John Lacey and wife, Carolyn Holcomb, of Shepherdstown, WV, a sister Jennifer Lacey Cashion, husband Michael Cashion, and daughters, Katlyn, 11 and Claire, 7 of Durham and a brother Christopher John Lacey of Chapel Hill.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 6 at 11AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1050 Martin Luther King Blvd (Historic Airport Road) in Chapel Hill, NC 27514,Followed by a private ceremony, including a spreading of ashes, at her childhood home. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to:NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) NAMI NC Chapter: Website: naminc.org/Donation page: naminc.org/how-you-can-help/donate/ways-to-give