Elsie Matilda Speller Mobley

Published 4:15 pm Monday, May 4, 2020

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Elsie Matilda Speller Mobley, 92, of Williamston, passed away at home on May 2, 2020. She was born to Thomas Ridley Speller and Anna Bertie Leggett Speller in August of 1927, in Bertie County. She was the tenth of 12 children, six boys and six girls.

Elsie is survived by her husband of 73 years, Leroy Mobley; their daughter, Wanda K. Mobley Speller (Larry); and son, Alan L. Mobley (Jeffery Phipps); two grandchildren, Shannon D. Speller Rogers (Rob), Brandon W. Speller (Laresa Coltrain); and great-grandchildren, Jordan, Peyton, Logan, Leah and Bryce. She also is survived by a sister-in-law, Catherine White Speller. She was active in her church, volunteered at Martin General Hospital and enjoyed her weekly golf games into her late 80s.

A graveside service was held Monday, May 4, 2020, at 2 p.m., at Martin Memorial Gardens in Williamston.

Pall bearers will be Brandon Speller, Rob Rogers, Jordan Rogers, Logan Rogers, Leslie Alan Speller and William Coburn.

Memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, 930 Wellness Dr. #B, Greenville, NC 27834.

Online condolences may be made at www.walkerfh.net.

Walker Funeral Home of Williamston is serving the Mobley family.