Friday, September 27, 2013 —
Susan Henry Massey, age 83, died Friday, September 20, in Raleigh, N.C.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Weldon O. “Pat” Massey; her parents, James Robert and Dora Ligon Henry; and her brothers, James Robert Henry Jr. and George Richard Henry.
Sue was born in Hope, Ark., grew up in Dallas, Texas, and lived in Albemarle, N.C. until recently.
She was an active member of her community, serving on numerous local and state human services boards. She was a member of First Lutheran Church, Albemarle.
She is survived by her son, Mike Massey (Melanie) of Albemarle, N.C.; daughter, Marlyn Wells of Raleigh, N.C.; grandchildren, Caitlin and Anna Wells of Raleigh, N.C. and Patrick and Ryan Massey of Albemarle, N.C.; sister, Virginia Henry Nutter (Bill) of Conway, Ark.; and numerous beloved in-laws and outlaws.
The funeral service will take place in Morrilton, Ark. at a later date.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice of Wake County for providing Sue with excellent care she received for the last few months of her life.
Donations in Sue’s memory to Hospice of Wake County or Hospice of Stanly County are deeply appreciated.