Mildred Huffman, age 87, of Granite Falls, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 04, 2019 at Trinity Ridge Nursing Home. She was born November 27, 1931, daughter of the late Robert and Hettie Edwards Cook.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Edmund Long Huffman; one sister, Annie Huffman; half-sister, Thelma Norman; three half-brothers, Harlon, Ralph and Coleman Norman.
Those left to cherish her memory are four daughters, Micki Karriker (Warren) of Mount Ulla, NC, Jill Hartley (Ken) of Southern Pines, NC, Lori Bolick (Dale) of Hickory, Robin Huffman-Webb (Steve) of Hickory; one sister Willa Dean Dula of Granite Falls; six grandchildren, Doug Karriker, Matt Karriker, Lauren Hood, Josh Huffman, Wendi Smith, Lindsey Cox; seven great-grandchildren, Colton Hood, Jenna Karriker, Will Karriker, Rachel Karriker, Gillian Karriker, Peyton Smith, Jake Smith.
The family will receive friends at First Baptist Church, Granite Falls on Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:30 PM. The funeral service will follow at 3:30 PM with Rev. Dr. Robert Evans officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Fl 17, Chicago, IL 60601
Mackie Funeral Home is serving the family.