Obituary for Eldiva P."Jackie" May | Rich and Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service
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Eldiva P."Jackie" May

January 6, 1932 ~ June 17, 2019 (age 87)

Mrs. Eldiva P. “Jackie” May, 87, of Elon passed away at the Hospice Home on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 6:32 p.m. following several months of declining health.

A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late John D. May and the daughter of Carter Bill Parker and Winnie E. Gore Parker, both deceased. Jackie was a knitter for many years with Holt Hosiery and also worked at Hidden Lake for 30 or more years. She enjoyed time with family and friends.

Survivors include a daughter, Pamela E. Henson of Elon; granddaughter, Kimberly Henson Lance and husband Benjamin of Elon; grandson, Derick Teague of Elon; great-granddaughter, Jazzy Lance; special friend, Penny Hudson of Burlington; and her beloved dog, Mikey.

The funeral service will be conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 12:45 until 1:45 p.m. prior to the service. Other times the family will be at the home of Penny Hudson, 953 Greenwood Drive, Burlington, NC. The family requests casual dress at the service.

Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.

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