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Grace Howell Faw

Originally published: Mar. 8, 2013
Last modified: Mar. 8, 2013

Mrs. Grace Howell Faw, 89, of Lansing, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston Salem.
Mrs. Faw was born May 17, 1923, in Ashe County to Webb and Dora Dickson Howell.
Mrs. Faw was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Bertha Faw; and four brothers, Glenn, Carson, Vaughn and Goss Howell.
She was a member of Landmark Baptist Church and enjoyed attending. She retired from Sprague Electric.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Badger Funeral Home Chapel and will be officiated by the Rev. Charles McCoy. Burial will follow in Howell Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 to 1 p.m. on Saturday prior to the service.
Mrs. Faw is survived by one daughter, Shirley Baldwin and husband, Darrell, of Lansing; one son, Chuck Faw and wife, Brenda ,of Lansing; one brother, Larry Howell of Charlotte; three grandchildren, Greg Baldwin and wife, Shelia, Jennifer Shumate and husband, Mark, and Derrick Faw and wife, Samantha; one great-grandchild, Allison Faw; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Seby Jones Cancer Center, P.O. Box 2600, Boone, NC 28607, or Landmark Baptist Church, c/o Linda Blevins, 315 A. L. Blevins Rd., Lansing, NC 28643.
Words of comfort and remembrance may be viewed or sent to the family  at http://www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mrs. Faw's arrangements.
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