Thursday 13 Dec 2018


Lucille Gray Lancaster

November 13, 91,

Lucille Gray Lancaster, 91, peacefully departed this life at home surrounded by her family on Monday, November 13, 2017.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home followed by a service to celebrate Lucille’s life at 6:00 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Bill Garner officiating. The family will also greet friends following the service on Wednesday evening and other times at the home, 578 LaGrange Road, LaGrange, NC. Burial will be at the Vinson Family Cemetery, 206 Vinwood Avenue, Goldsboro on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Lucille was born on November 1, 1926 to the late Claudie Gray and Virginia Hines Gray.
She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church. She worked hard all of her life, at home and on the family farm and also other public jobs. Most recently, she was known as “Granny” at All Stars Family Fun Center. Lucille was a wonderful cook and talented seamstress. She will be remembered as a loving, hardworking woman.

Lucille is survived by her loving husband of 72 years, Ed Lancaster; daughter, Delores Mooring and husband Ronald of Morehead City; son, Carl Lancaster and wife Robbie of LaGrange; sister, Carrie Grant of Shine; sister-in-law, Ann Gray of Shine; grandchildren, Kevin Whitfield, David Lancaster and wife Laura, Michelle Hill and husband Ron, Leslie Lancaster, Jesse Lancaster and wife Heather, Nolan and Lee Anna Lancaster, eight great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Lucille was preceded in death by her son, Earl Lancaster, brothers, Marvin Gray, James “PeeWee” Gray and Joe Wayne Gray, and grandson, Mark Edward Mooring.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank the staff of Community Home Care and Hospice, especially her nurse, Crystal Sutton, as well as friends for their support during her illness.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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