Edith Lucille Pardue Lambert, 97, from Statesville, North Carolina, died on Saturday November 6, 2021 at her home.
She was born in Wilkes County, North Carolina on March 18, 1927 to the late Vance C. Pardue and Lelia Soots Pardue.
She was predeceased by her husband, 68, LW Lambert, in 2014. She was also predeceased by a daughter, Phyllis L. Lowe, on November 29, 2021.
Edith was a good Christian and loved her Lord. She enjoyed reading her Bible and rereading it at least twice a year. Beside her faith, her greatest love was her husband. She loved to spoil him and loved working with him and helping with the cows. He was a great bluegrass musician and she loved to hear him play. Edith was a good Republican and enjoyed watching her game shows and gardening. She was a wonderful mom and mamaw and loved her family.
Survivors include a daughter, Melissa Cornett (Tony); four grandchildren, Kristin Lowe, Derrick Cornett (Lana), Mykecha Robertson (Rodney) and Kaleah Hendren (Bradley), eight great grandchildren, Dylan Cornett, Grace Marie Cornett Manners, Baylee McKenzie Lumpkin, Savannah Webb, Jasmyn Lowe , Chloe Grae Cornett, Emma Robertson and Colt Hendren; three great-great-grandchildren, Payslie Manners, Solomon Manners and Emersyn Lumpkin; two brothers, Phillip Pardue and Dickie Pardue (Judy); and a sister, Sudie Padgett.
Funeral services will be on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 3 p.m. at Sweet Home Baptist Church with Reverend Gary Blalock and Pastor Ottis Hurst officiating. The family will visit friends after the service. A private funeral will take place.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to Sweet Home Baptist Church, 7173 Somers Road, Union Grove, NC 28689. Good memories and condolences can be left at www.nicholsonfunerals.com.
Nicholson Funeral Home serves the Lambert family.