Marion A. Sellars, 96, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Rex Healthcare. She was born September 11, 1918 in Glen Cove, NY to the late Clarence Ashmead and Irene R. Ashmead. She married the late Millard Smith Sellars, Jr. on March 23, 1941 and he preceded her in death on March 16, 1996.
Graveside service 2:00 pm Monday, April 6, 2015 at Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church Cemetery, 3320 Forestville Road, Raleigh, 27616 with Dr. Bill Bowyer officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends, Sunday, April 5, 2015 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory, 944 Old Knight Rd., Knightdale, 27545.
Surviving: son, Millard “Sonny” Sellars III, (Cindy); grandchildren: John Martin Sellars (Monica), Jason Smith Sellars (Jenny), Justin Steven Sellars (Susan); great-grandson, Kyle Matthew Sellars; sister, Ethel Kelly of Lakeland, FL; sisters-in-law: Linda, Beverly, Marie; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her two sisters: Irene Barningham and Jessie Cummings.
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