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Jennie Mae Walston

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Nov. 9, 1921 — March 11, 2018

Jennie Mae Walston, 96, of Wilson, passed away March 11, 2018. Funeral services will be conducted 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Shingleton Funeral Home with the Rev. Johnny Hudson officiating. Committal services will be conducted 11 a.m. at Maplewood Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Walston; son, Bobby Barnes; and brothers, Lawrence Barnes and William Barnes.

She is survived by her daughter, Helen Mixon, and husband, Charles, of Elm City; sister, Ruby Baker Godbold of Stantonsburg; grandson, Shannon Mixon, and wife, Julie, of Florence, South Carolina; step-granddaughter, Jennifer Webb of Wilson; and great-granddaughter, Eliza Rose Mixon.

The family will receive friends at Shingleton Funeral Home following the funeral.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to New Beginning FWB Church, 4607 Gardners School Road, Elm City, NC 27822.

Online condolences may be directed to www.shingletonfh.com.