September 26, 1934 – March 7, 2018
Hilda Metts Futrell, 83, of Richlands, NC passed away peacefully on March 7, 2018.
She was born near Comfort, NC in Jones County to late Joseph and Hattie Mae Metts.
“Mrs. Hilda” was a sweet, wonderful, special, loving lady whose life was devoted to her family and extended families. Hilda enjoyed seeing all people around her happy, laughing and smiling. She retired from First Citizens Bank after 39 ½ years. We can rejoice in knowing she has re-joined her lifelong best friend and husband, Edgar “Ed” Futrell, Sr. in Heaven.
She is survived by her three sons and daughter-in-laws, Terry & Shelia Futrell, Tommy & Edna Futrell, and Ed “Eddie” Futrell. Her grandchildren: Nicholas and Elizabeth Futrell, Tera & David Kennedy, T. J. & India Futrell, Erica Futrell, Justin and Brianna Futrell, Karen and Jay Whaley, Jessica and Travis Bullock, William Jones, Jr. and Tanner Futrell. Her great grandchildren: Ethan, Owen, Bennett and Valerie Futrell; Kate and Lila Bullock; Remington Futrell; and Harper and Ruby Lynn Kennedy and her brothers and sisters are Ivey (d) & Pat Metts Sr., Sidney & Lucy Metts Sr., Joe Franklin & Marie (d) Metts, Frederick & Pumpkin Smith, Carlton & Anne Metts, Ray Metts, Faye & Chester Heath, Nelson & Melba Metts, Gene (d) & Annette Metts Sr., Bruce & Thelma Metts and Baby Gladys Metts (d).
Funeral Proceedings will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, March 10 at Johnson Funeral Home in Richlands officiated by Randy Jones. The family will receive friend one hour prior to the service time. Interment will follow at Brown Cemetery in Fountaintown, NC.
This incredible sweet lady will be sorely missed by All but truly rejoiced by All in Heaven
- Visitation Saturday, March 10, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, March 10, 2018
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March 9, 2018
Hilda stayed with our family - Roland, Ethel, Theresa, Joyce and R.T Shepard for a short time before she and Edgar were married. Hilda had gotten her job at First Citizens Bank in Richlands and needed to be closer to her work. She was so sweet and easy to get along with all the time.
Hilda will be sorely missed by her family, friends and our neighborhood. But we know that she is welcomed by her loved ones who have gone on before to greet her in Heaven. God bless and keep all of you.