Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Mary Lennie Street


09/16/1924 - 08/09/2018


Mary Lennie Burch Street, age 93, of Hayesville, NC passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018 at her home.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County, NC. Mary was the daughter of the late Charles Adam and Gertrude Byers Burch. Mary retired as a plant manager from Hayesville Manufacturing and Carolina Dress Company. She was a member and very active at Ledford's Chapel United Methodist Church. Mary was also very active in the community. She was an avid golfer, an accomplished seamstress, an artist/painter and enjoyed reading.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Delly Street; daughter, Lucretia Ann Street Jarrett; brothers, Ralph, Ray, James and Charles Jr. Burch; and sister, Mabel Kitchens.

She is survived by her grandchildren, Tracy Dawes and Lisa Warner; and one great-grandson, Jarrett; sister, Tommie Waldroup; and brother, Bobby Burch.

A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Sunday, August 12, 2018 at Ledford's Chapel United Methodist Church in Hayesville, NC. Rev. Jackie Sellers will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ledford's Chapel United Methodist Church, PO Box 205, Hayesville, NC 28904.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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