Edith Lee Wellington

Edith Lee Wellington

January 9, 2021, 88, Goldsboro –

Edith Lee Wellington, resident of Goldsboro, passed away early Saturday morning, January 9, 2021, at Wayne Hospital. She was 88.

Services for her will be held Tuesday, January 12, at 3 p.m. by the graveside at Wayne Memorial Park and will be officiated by the Rev. Mrs. Juanita Hollowell. Following the service, the family will greet friends. Memorial gifts may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

Mrs. Wellington is survived by a son, Douglas Walter “Doug” Wellington and wife, Patsy, of Dudley; a daughter, Ginger W. Williams and husband, Victor, of Goldsboro; a sister, Thelma L. Davis of Mount Olive; two grandsons, Travis Wellington and wife, Catherine, and Eric Williams; three great-grandchildren, Travis Wellington, Jr., Carson Wellington, and Elizabeth Wellington; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Carson Wellington; parents, Marshall William Lee and Beulah Hall Lee Jones; and two sisters, Evelyn Cox and Betty Ruth Spears.