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Mary Pridgen
Mary Pridgen

Mary ‘Kathy’ Pridgen, 55, of Wilmington, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

Born November 21, 1960, in Waterloo, Iowa, she was a daughter of the late James Frederick Smith and Mary Ruth Browning Smith.

Kathy is remembered as a loving mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her daughters, Casey Wier, and her husband, Jason, and Tiffany Pridgen; two brothers, Jimmy Smith, and his wife, Christy, and Michael Smith, and his wife, Dawn; two sisters, Ginger Galleo, and her husband, David, and Robin Thompson, and her husband, Earl; grandchildren, Tylon Pridgen, Haley Gore, Hannah Gore and Trent Havens; and numerous extended family members.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 18, at Andrews Valley Chapel. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held in Oleander Memorial Gardens.

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