Brown-Wynne Funeral Home

200 Southeast Maynard Road, Cary, NC


Mary Davis Gardner Landers

February 3, 1935March 15, 2020

Mary Davis Gardner Landers, 85, passed away on March 15, 2020 with her children by her side.

Mary was born in Martin County, North Carolina to Tom and Veda Davis. She moved to Raleigh, North Carolina in1969 and worked at Cameron Brown Company, and later with North Carolina Housing Finance Agency where she retired in 2000. She married Chuck Landers in 2004. Mary was a member of Cary First Baptist Church and a member of the JOY Sunday School Class.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Vernon and Leon Davis; sisters, Lelia Cherry and Annie Manning; and husband, Chuck Landers.

Mary was a loving mother. She is survived by her children, Julie Wright (Don), Veda Williams (Les), and Tim Gardner; five grandchildren, Thom Wright (Kat), Morgan Haeberlin (Andrew), Steven Wright (Leila), Eric Hodges (Erin), and Davis Hodges (Shanna); 3 great granddaughters, Emma Wright, Olivia Hodges, and Elly Hodges; and nieces and nephews.

Due to COVID-19 concerns and mandates, services will be private. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

The family extends heartfelt appreciation to the staff at Spring Arbor of Apex, BellaRose Nursing and Rehab of Garner and Transitions LifeCare of Raleigh.

We would also like to thank all who have kept Mary and her family in your thoughts and many prayers.


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Trudy Veber

March 18, 2020

Mama Mary will surely be missed. We loved her very much ❤️❤️

Rhonna De Man

March 18, 2020

Mama Mary, you will be missed by so many here on this Earth. However, I know you have to be rejoicing in Heaven with Daddy Chuck and all who were waiting on your arrival. I pray with all my heart for comfort and peace for your precious family here grieving your absence. I love you and your family with all that I am!!!!


March 17, 2020

We are sorry to hear about Mary's passing. She would always call us and sing Happy Birthday to us on our special day! She will be missed.
Todd, Kim, Amanda, Tyler and Hannah