Lena PankeyApril 20, 1926 ~ February 16, 2015 (age 88)
Mrs. Lena Monley Pankey of 909 E. Devonshire St. Winston-Salem, NC was born to Mr. Josh and Sally Monley on April 20, 1926 in Scotland County, Laurinburg, NC. She entered into eternal rest on Monday February 16, 2015 at North Carolina Baptist Hospital. She attended the Scotland County School System in Laurinburg, NC. She was a faithful and loyal member of St. John C.M.E. church where she served on the Missionary and Pastor's Aide Boards until her health declined. She was preceded in death by her parents, eight siblings, her husband, Johnnie B. Pankey, Sr., a son, Johnnie B. Pankey, Jr., a grandson, Brian D. Miller, a great-grandson, Dedrick Demond Ziglar. She leaves to cherish her memory a loving brother Mack Monley Sr. of Laurinburg NC, two daughters, Shirley Dockery (Robert) of Rural Hall, NC, Pearlie Hairston of Greensboro, NC, a son, Reginald Pankey (Janet) of Winston-Salem, NC and a sister-in-law Lereatha Pankey of Winston-Salem, NC , twenty-six grandchildren, thirty-eight great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday February 25, 2015 at 12pm at St. John C.E.M. church with Rev. Omar L. Dykes officiating. The family will receive friends from 11pm to 12pm. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.