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Deloris Maxine (Parsons) Sager

March 26, 1930 ~ October 26, 2021 (age 91)

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Deloris Maxine Parsons Sager of the Mar-Mac community passed away early Tuesday morning, October 26, 2021 at her home, with her beloved family by her side.  Deloris was born in Rhodell, WV to the late Isaac Cox Parsons & Lena Bolen Parsons. Deloris, proudly, served her country and was a veteran of the US Air Force. She was a devoted member of Brogden United Methodist Church, she dearly loved her Sunday School Class at Brogden UMC Church. She was formerly a pre-school teacher at First Baptist Church of Goldsboro. She also served as a volunteer at Wayne Memorial Hospital for 10 plus years. She also enjoyed spending time and outings with her Red Hat Society but what she cherished most was spending time with her precious family.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, October 28, 2021, at 12:30 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Moehring officiating.  Burial, with military honors, will be held on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at the Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Goldsboro.

Deloris is survived by her Loving Husband,  Efton Sager; Daughter, Debra Ann Kornegay and husband, David of Hillsborough, NC; Son,  David Arthur Sager and wife, Catherine of Goldsboro,  Sister, Joanne Snow and husband, Hal of Aiken, SC; Sisters-In-Law, Mary Parsons of Crab Orchard, WV and Donna Parsons of Melbourne, FL;  grandchildren, Jacob David Kornegay and wife, Megan of Raleigh, NC, Lee Ann Sager Myers and husband, Josh of Pikeville, NC; great grandchildren, Jaxon Myers of Pikeville, NC and Charles David Kornegay of Raleigh, NC.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Isaac Cox Parsons, Jr. and Darrell Lee Parsons; half-brothers, Larry Creed Smith and Danny Wagnor.

Memorials can be made to Brogden United Methodist Church Building Fund.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro is serving the Sager family and online condolences may be directed to

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Memorial Service
October 28, 2021

12:30 PM
Shumate - Faulk Funeral Home
2873 US Hwy. 117
Dudley, NC 28333

Military Honors
October 28, 2021

2:00 PM
Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery (Goldsboro)

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