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Mary Lee Willoughby

November 25, 1931 - October 10, 2020

WILSON, NC – Mary Lee Willoughby, age 88, formerly of Ahoskie, passed away on October 10, 2020 at her home in Wilson, NC.

She was born on November 25, 1931 to Robert Lee and Mary Belch Vinson in Rich Square, NC. Mary Lee worked as a Registered Nurse for Hertford County Health Department.

Besides her parents, Mary Lee was preceded in death by her husband, John William “Bill” Willoughby.

Left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Mary Beth McLawhorn and husband, Michael B. Denton of Elm City, NC, and Cathy and husband, Randal Cranford of Aberdeen, NC; granddaughter, Christina Leigh Boykin; and great grandson, Andrew Michael Boykin.

Garrett-Sykes Memorial Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Willoughby family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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