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Sylvia High Babson
Sylvia High Babson

Sylvia High Babson died April 15, 2015, at Lower Care Fear Hospice. She was 59.

Sylvia was born in Columbus County on March 19, 1956, daughter of the late Julius Albert High and Manola Wagstaff High Hilbourn. She was also preceded in death by two brothers.

Sylvia enjoyed working with her Amtrak Railroad family, shopping, cross stitch, decorating and loved plants.

Sylvia is survived by two sons, Joseph High and Travis Babson; two grandchildren, Manola High and Bair Kuneyl; sister, Jean High Murphy; three brothers, Philip High, Kelly High and Don High; and three nephews, Wesley High, Gary Murphy and Matt Hinson.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Silver Lake Baptist Church, 4715 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Coble Ward Smith Funeral Service.

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