Sadie (Bernice) Hughes Trotter
Sadie “Bernice” Hughes Trotter, 84, a resident of Silver Valley, passed away peacefully Friday, March 10, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Trotter was born in Davidson County on August 8, 1932 to the late Grady and Fleta Viola Hughes. She retired from Blue Bell Industries in Asheboro after 25 years of service. Mrs. Trotter loved to travel and was a Country Music fan, but she especially loved listening to Elvis. She was a member of the Original Church of God in Lexington. Mrs. Trotter was preceded in death by her husband, Richard “Odell” Trotter, who passed on March 10, 2002.
Mrs. Trotter is survived by her sister, Mazelle Brown of Oak Ridge; a niece, Nicki Hicks, of Oak Ridge; several nephews; and lots of special friends.
A funeral service will be conducted Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the J.C. Green and Sons Chapel in Thomasville with the Rev. Roy Cantrell officiating. Interment will follow the service in Clarksbury United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service beginning at 1:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for memorials to be directed to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Dr. High Point, NC 27262 and/or the Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation at http://www.arthritis.org/donate.php. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.jcgreenandsons.com.