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Winford Gray "Wimpy" Babson, Sr.

August 14, 1927 - July 10, 2008

Winford Gray “Wimpy” Babson, Sr., 80, died Thursday, July 10, 2008.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2008 at Elmwood Cemetery in Enfield. The Reverend Marc Sanders and the Reverend Steve Weaver will be presiding.

Wimpy was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian Virginia Babson.

He is survived by his daughters, Bonnie Babson and Connie Babson both of Enfield; son, Win Babson, Jr. of Enfield; sister, Foy B. Lewis of Norfolk, VA; brother, James Hilton Babson of Clayton; and nephew, James "Jim" Babson of Clayton.

The family will receive friends after the service at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Enfield Baptist Church, 200 West Burnette Avenue, Enfield, NC 27823 or to Parkwood Baptist Church, 1731 Hunter Hill Road, Rocky Mount, NC 27804.

Arrangments are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.

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