OBITUARY

Thomas E. Askew

August 1, 1937February 8, 2020

Thomas E. Askew, 82, of Lucama passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020, in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson, NC.

Surviving are his step-daughter, Dianne Brown Whitley (James) of Elm City; one step-daughter-in-law, Wanda L. Brown of Lucama; one brother-in-law, Vernon Hedgepeth of Eure, NC; four grandchildren, Casey Henton, Monica Woodcock, Jenny Combs and Julie Szappanos; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Atkinson Askew; one step-son, Thomas V. Brown, Jr.; his parents, Hirsey and Izola Leward Askew; and one sister, Jeanette Hedgepeth.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Little Rock Original FWB Church, 6115 Little Rock Church Rd., Lucama, NC 27851.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent to www.thomasyelverton.com.

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Roxy Baker

February 12, 2020

😭😭 You will never be forgotten you will always be missed bye all your family and friends "RIP TOM TOM RIP" never forgotten 😭😭

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY