The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 6, 2012

Mary Ann Morton Mabry

Published 10-6-12


Enid News and Eagle

DAVIDSON — Mrs. Mary Ann Morton Mabry, 67, a resident of Davidson, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2012, at Levine Dickson Hospice Center of Huntersville, N.C., after a courageous battle against breast cancer.

She was the loving wife of Dr. Earl Winters “Wynn” Mabry and daughter of the late Paul and Muriel Morton of Guilford, Maine.

Born in Guilford February 12, 1945, she was a graduate of Pisca-taquis Community High School, class of 1963, and Mary Hitchcock School of Nursing at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, class of 1966.

Mary Ann was a devoted Air Force wife and mom of 30 years and lived around the country and abroad before settling 10 years ago in Davidson, N.C. She will be most remembered for her devotion to her family and friends, her gift of compassion and caring and her ability to spread joy and laughter.

Mary Ann was a member of Davidson College Presbyterian Church, where she was a founding and active member of Cancer Wellness Group.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Wynn, of 45 years; daughter Elizabeth Mabry Phillips (Dan) of Marietta, GA; daughter Juliana Mabry Jones (Bobby) of Charlotte; son Maj. Clark Mabry (Angel), USAF stationed in Florida; daughter Madelynn Mabry Hill (Daniel) of Charlotte; seven loving grandchildren and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Susan Morton Stinson.

A celebration of life will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, October 6, 2012, at Davidson College Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Main Street, Davidson, N.C. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to Ada Jenkins Center of Davidson at www.adajenkins.org. Local arrangements are under direction of Brown-Cummings Funeral Home. A register book is at Brown-Cummings for those who would like to sign. Condolences may be made at Brown-Cummings.com.

(Submitted by family)