The Richmond Register


October 17, 2012

Hattie Lilley, 88

RICHMOND — An angel, Hattie Marie Bray Lilley, was welcomed into heaven by her husband Arthur Wallace Lilley, her parents Leon Bray, Hattie Swain Bray, Perla Jane Hopkins Bray and Mama Pearl, her sisters Ruth Whitfield, Marjorie Lasley and Helen Phelps, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 at 4:30 a.m. Hattie was born in Roper, N.C. on Nov. 20, 1923.

Survivors include her three daughters, Kathleen Lilley Morton, Charleen Lilley Powers and Anna Marie Lilley Land; six treasured grandchildren, Amber Land Snell, Kristin Land Delancey, Orry Powers, Micah Powers, Cindy Morton Rose and Jill Morton Moulson; five great-grandchildren, Rose Marie Snell, William Kirtlee Snell Hannah Rose, Ella Rose and Ben Moulson; three wonderful son-in-laws, Tom Morton, Mike Land, and Gary Powers; one  nephew, Rand Phelps and a niece, Linda Straughn.

Hattie attended Roper Elementary and High School, and then went on to Hardbargers Secretarial School in Raleigh, N.C. 

Hattie and her husband “A.W.” served many churches, beginning with Flatwoods Christian Church in Waco, Eastway Christian Church in Charlotte, N.C., and Broadstreet Christian Church in New Bern, N.C. At each church she was active in many ways by singing in the choir, teaching Sunday School and establishing special study groups, including the 3-C’s at Broadstreet. She became a resident of Glenaire Health Center in Cary N.C. in November 2011. Anyone who met and knew Hattie felt blessed by knowing her. She was truly an angel on earth!

Services will be conducted at Hillyer Memorial Christian Church on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. Visitation will begin at 9:45 a.m. before the services.

Graveside services will be at the Jamesville Cemetery at 3:30 p.m.

Flowers are acceptable or memorial contributions may be made to: First Christian Church, 1134 St. Andrews St., Jamesville, N.C. 27846.

Online condolences can be made at:

Text Only
  • Eddie D. Wilson Jr., 39

    Eddie D. Wilson Jr., 39, of Lexington, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014.
    Survivors include: his parents, Eddie D. (Virginia) Wilson and Patricia Alsept, and three siblings.

    July 29, 2014

  • Gloria Parks, 58

    Gloria Parks, 58, of Richmond, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Baptist Health Richmond.
    Arrangements are pending at Keith P. Clark & Son Funeral Home of Winchester.

    July 29, 2014

  • Gloria Rose Juett Fincham, 62

    Gloria Rose Juett Fincham, 62, wife of Leland Allen Fincham, loving mother and grandmother, passed to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Baptist Health Lexington after a brief illness.
    She was the daughter of the late Willard and Arlene Juett.

    July 29, 2014

  • Alfred E. Cox, 80

    Mr. Alfred Eugene Cox, 80, of Meadowlark Drive, Richmond, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Compassionate Care Center.
    He was born December 12, 1933, in Madison County to Alfred and Nora Alexander Cox.

    July 29, 2014

  • Barbara Sue Daugherty, 71

    Barbara Sue Daugherty, 71, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

    July 28, 2014

  • 07.29 Embry.jpg Patricia Ann Hill Embry, 66

    Patricia Ann Hill Embry, age 66, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014, at her home.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.29 MOBERLY, Larry- Cropped Picture.jpg Larry Don Moberly, 70

    Larry Don Moberly, 70, of Richmond, Kentucky, husband of Debby Moberly, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.27 Estes photo.jpg Mrs. Juanita Bernice Estes, 83

    Mrs. Juanita Bernice Estes, 83, of Poosey Ridge, widow of Garnett “Frog” Estes, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tom H. Rogers, 84

    Tom H. Rogers, age 84, of Jones Road in Berea, passed away Friday July 25, 2014, at The Terrace Nursing Home.

    July 26, 2014

  • Barbara Jayne Green Powell, 52

    Barbara Jayne Green Powell, 52, of Richmond, passed away, Friday, July 25, 2014, at the UK Medical Center in Lexington.

    July 26, 2014

AP Video
Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Should Madison County’s three local governing bodies ban smoking in indoor public places?

     View Results