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6000 W. Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC

OBITUARY

Nannie "Maw Maw" Beulah Yates Mabe

February 20, 1933February 9, 2020
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Nannie Yates Mabe, (Maw-Maw), Colfax, NC – After a two month decline, Mrs. Mabe passed away peacefully on Sunday February 9, 2020, at Kernersville Medical Center, Kernersville, NC, just 11 days shy of her 87th birthday. She was best known as Maw Maw to her family who will miss her warm smile and loving hugs. Mrs. Mabe retired from Young World Daycare in Greensboro. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Ella Holder Yates; her husband, Paul J. Mabe; her son, Billy Ray Mabe; a great grandson, Cameron Allen; two sisters and four brothers. Surviving are her daughters, Helen Hendrix (Gary) of Colfax, Bonnie Jones (Walter) of Greensboro, Jean Moore (Rama) of Greensboro and Debbie Poe of Colfax; nine grandsons and 12 great grandchildren and two sisters, Bessie McBride and Mamie Ingram. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Hanes-Lineberry Funeral Home Sedgefield Chapel conducted by the Reverend Charles Peters. Interment will follow in Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time. Serving as pallbearers will be her grandsons, Ronald Allen, Craig Hendrix, Brad Hendrix, Chad Poe, Michael Mabe, Jeffrey Allen and Brian Moore. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made in Nannie’s memory to Smith Grove Baptist Church, 2707 Sandy Ridge Rd., Colfax, NC 27235

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Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Wednesday, February 12, 2020
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, February 12, 2020

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Interment

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Pamela Mick

February 12, 2020

Bob and I are sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with the family as you go through this process. We are not able to be there today in person. We will be thinking of you. Deepest sympathy.

Machell Martin

February 11, 2020

To Chad, Miranda, Chasity and Madison,

A grandmother is someone very special and so dear, cherish those memories always.

Thoughts and prayers are with during this time and may you find comfort in knowing that your grandmother is resting in the arms of our Savior.





Vicki (Pate) Pheagin

February 11, 2020

I have a lot of childhood memories of Mrs. Mabe. I grew up across the street from her on Oak Street and Helen was my first friend after moving to Greensboro. I always remember her cooking fried chicken in a cast iron frying pan. I'm so sorry for the families loss.

Hazel Hopper

February 10, 2020

Angels call my sister in law and best friend home. I lift all her family in prayer and hope they find peace

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Nannie's mother and father; George and Ella Holder Yates

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July 1965, Maw Maw and Grandpa and Grandma Yates

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Mama and Nannie

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Nannie and "June"

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Nannie's mother and father; George and Ella Holder Yates

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July 1965, Maw Maw and Grandpa and Grandma Yates

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Mama and Nannie

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Nannie and "June"

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Maw Maw, Debbie, Bonnie, Helen, Billy and Jean

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Maw Maw and Paul Mitchell

Biography

Yates Mabe, (Maw-Maw), Colfax, NC – After a two month decline, Mrs. Mabe passed away peacefully on Sunday February 9, 2020, at Kernersville Medical Center, Kernersville, NC, just 11 days shy of her 87th birthday. She was best known as Maw Maw to her family who will miss her warm smile and loving hugs. Mrs. Mabe retired from Young World Daycare in Greensboro.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Ella Holder Yates; her husband, Paul J. Mabe; her son, Billy Ray Mabe; a great grandson, Cameron Allen; two sisters and four brothers.
Surviving are her daughters, Helen Hendrix (Gary) of Colfax, Bonnie Jones (Walter) of Greensboro, Jean Moore (Rama) of Greensboro and Debbie Poe of Colfax; nine grandsons and 12 great grandchildren and two sisters, Bessie McBride and Mamie Ingram.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Hanes-Lineberry Funeral Home Sedgefield Chapel conducted by the Reverend Charles Peters. Interment will follow in Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Serving as pallbearers will be her grandsons, Ronald Allen, Craig Hendrix, Brad Hendrix, Chad Poe, Michael Mabe, Jeffrey Allen and Brian Moore.
In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made in Nannie’s memory to Smith Grove Baptist Church, 2707 Sandy Ridge Rd., Colfax, NC 27235