First Posted: 1/15/2009
Sarah Sadie Shipwash Locklear, 75, of 1939 Shannon Road, died Feb. 8, 2006, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Oak Grove Holiness Church, the Revs. Roy Bryant, Gregory Cummings and Jimmy Hammonds officiating. Burial will follow in Welcome Holiness Church Cemetery.
Locklear was born in Robeson County on Feb. 22, 1930, a daughter of the late Ashley and Henrietta Oxendine.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, Jasper Oxendine, Melyar Oxendine, Newman Oxendine and the Rev. Earl Oxendine; and two sisters, Alice O. Blue and Gretchen O. Wilkins.
Surviving are her husband, Roscoe Locklear of Fairmont; a daughter, Nadine Locklear of Shannon; a son, Jerry Locklear of the home; an adopted son, James A. Locklear of Lumberton; a brother, Ronnie Oxendine of Fairmont; five grandchildren, Sandra Kay Smith of Shannon, Jeffrey Wayne Smith of Fayetteville, Jerry Jr. Locklear of Raeford, James A. Locklear of Lumberton and Keith Edward Locklear of Wagram; and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Revels Funeral Home in Lumberton.