2018-06-06 / Obituaries

Chestina V. Stanfield

DURHAM — Mrs. Chestina V. Stanfield, age 88, of 5221 Stanley Road, Durham, NC 27704, departed this life on Sunday, June 3, 2018 in Duke University Medical Center. She was a native of Person County, a member of Prospect Hill Baptist Church and former member of Mill Hill Baptist Church.

She is survived by six children, Cynthia Stanfield of Raleigh, Delores Lunsford, Lottie Mae Stanfield, Gurley Stanfield, Amanda Stanfield and Cal Stanfield, all of Durham; one brother, Eugene Villines (Cleonis) of Alton, Virginia; six sisters, Lena Cole, Gertrude Garland of Gastonia, Sylvia Kent Goodman (George) of Lynchburg, Virginia, Faydeen Villines, Esther Villines and Katherine Villines; six grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one expected great-great grandchild; one sister-in-law, Maria Villines of Alton, Virginia; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 12 p.m. at Prospect Hill Baptist Church, 301 Bethel Hill Church Road, Roxboro, NC 27574 with the Rev. George Harris, Jr., pastor, providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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

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. Chestina V. Stanfield.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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