Marilyn Jean Agnew, 79, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 10005 Lake Wheeler Road, Fuquay-Varina, NC. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey Freeman and Pauline Justice Mangrum; and sister, Janet Lee Mangrum Cook.
Jean was a faithful member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church for 40 years. She loved singing, flowers and plants. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a strong woman of faith. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, James Agnew; daughter, Tammy Agnew Davis and husband, Gregory Wayne of Raleigh; grandson, James Lee Davis of Raleigh; and sister, Geraldine Mangrum Stuffel and husband, Ronald Lynn of Graham.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 17 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., prior to the funeral service at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and other times at the home.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.thomasfuneral.com.