Mrs. Mary Linda Orsborne Billings, 78, of North Wilkesboro passed away Friday, May 15, 2020, at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 18, 2020, at Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery in the Lomax community with Pastor Irvin Blackburn and Rev. Kenneth Jordan officiating. Mrs. Billings will lie in state at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Monday from 8 a.m. until noon. Burial will be in Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mary was born May 2, 1942, in Forsyth County to T.C. and Florence Stimpson Orsborne. She was a member of Pleasant Home Baptist Church. She loved to fish, played the piano beautifully, worked at Austin meal site as site manager for a number of years and also volunteereded with BROC.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, William Donald Billings, of the home; a daughter, Vera Stamper, and husband, Dean, of North Wilkesboro; a granddaughter, Chrissy Billings, and husband, Jeffery; a great-grandson, Tyler Billings, and a brother, Clayborne Orsborne, and wife, Cindy, of Fredericksburg, Va.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 4600 Park Road, Suite 250 Charlotte, N.C., 28209, or Autism Society of North Carolina, 5121 Kingdom Way Raleigh, N.C., 27607.
Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.