Davidson Funeral Home: Obituaries

Davidson Funeral Home

Mildred Brinkley
(January 26, 1936 - March 20, 2012)

Mildred Hedrick Brinkley, age 76, of Pauline Lane, Lexington died Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at her home. Funeral service will be held 11:00 am Friday, March 23, 2012 at First Baptist Church of Welcome with Rev. Mark Blair officiating. Burial will follow in First Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Davidson Funeral Home, Lexington from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Thursday night.

Mildred was born in Davidson County, January 26, 1936 to Cletus Harold Hedrick and Ethel Perryman Hedrick. She was a former employee of Hanes Knitting and a member of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Christopher Howard Brinkley.

She is survived by her husband, Arthur Howard “Hoagie” Brinkley of the home; sons, Derek Latham of Lake Norman; Bryan Latham and wife Susy and Chad Brinkley all of Lexington; six grandchildren, Kenny Latham, Brittany Hamby and husband Justin and Brandi Latham, Zachary Brinkley, Alexa Brinkley and Hallie Brinkley; sisters, Betty Shoaf and husband Le Roy; Opal Jordan and husband Ben; brothers, Ernest Hedrick and wife Arlene; Le Roy Hedrick and wife Kathy all of Lexington.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Welcome, PO Box 269, Welcome, NC 27374