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Mable Snipes Talton Schreibeis

Mable Snipes Talton Schreibeis, age 93, died Thursday evening in Smithfield Manor. Born April 28, 1921 in Johnston County to the late William Luby and Nancy Latham Snipes, she was the widow of Joe Dan Talton and John Schreibeis and was preceded in death by her sons, Danny Talton and Bill Talton. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and worked as a radio announcer with WMPM Radio Station doing the “Ten O’Clock Shopper Show” in the late 50’s and early 60’s.

A graveside will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Sunday in the Knollwood Memorial Park.

Surviving are her brother, John Snipes and wife Dot of Four Oaks, four grandchildren, seven grandchildren and one great great granddaughter.

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Mrs. Schreibeis will be available for viewing, at the funeral home, Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon and Sunday from 12:00 noon – 1:30p.m.