2018-05-05 / Obituaries

Nannie Ruth Fuller Wagstaff

Mrs. Nannie Ruth Fuller Wagstaff, age 93, of 103-A Person Court, departed this life on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 in Hock Pavilion in Durham. She was a native of Person County and a member of Macedonia A.M.E. Church in Milton.

She is survived by five children, Sylvia Wagstaff Drakeford, Terry Wagstaff, Sherrod Wagstaff and Cecil Wagstaff, all of Roxboro and John H. Wagstaff of New Rochelle, New York; three sisters, Annie Fuller, Hattie Mae McGhee of New Rochelle, New York and Drucilla Nutter of Delaware; two brothers, Emory Fuller (Nannie) of Timberlake, New York and Cewell Fuller of New Rochelle, New York; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1111 Oak Grove Mt. Zion Road, Roxboro, NC 27574 with the Rev. Ronald Brooks providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home Saturday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 5 p.m. to  6 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home. 

The body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Nannie Ruth Fuller Wagstaff.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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