Pauline Lucas

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Pauline Lucas

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Birthplace: Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 21, 2004 (104)
White Oak Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Franklin Lucas and Missouri Pauline Lucas
Sister of Louis Harold Lucas and Avis Merck

Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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About Pauline Lucas

Miss Lucas, of Charlotte, died Wednesday, July 21, 2004 at White Oak Manor Nursing Home. She was born December 19, 1899 in Plymouth, NC to William Franklin Lucas and Missouri Pauline Swain Lucas.

In 1917 she attended State Normal College in Greensboro, NC now part of the University of North Carolina system, where she was chosen to write the class prophecy and graduated in 1922. She began her teaching career in Kinston, NC and in 1931 began teaching in Durham where she finished her career at Holton Junior High School in 1966. In 1965 she was the recipient of The Kiwanis Club of Durham's Citizen-Teacher award.

She was the family's oral historian until prevailed upon to put pen to paper to preserve the stories of her family. 'Tell It Again, The Story of a Family', her book was the result. She was a member of Park View Baptist Church, Durham, NC and in 1982 wrote the history of the church. She also wrote many devotionals for the Park View Baptist's 'Still Waters.' She moved her membership to St. John's Baptist Church, Charlotte, NC in 1988.

She is survived by her niece and care giver, Betty M. Kilday and family of Charlotte, NC, and many other nieces and nephews. She was a beloved aunt and care giver to all in her family.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, July 25, 2004 at Windley Cemetery in Plymouth, NC.

Arrangements by McEwen Funeral and Cremation Services, Charlotte, NC

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Pauline Lucas's Timeline

1899
December 19, 1899
Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, United States
2004
July 21, 2004
Age 104
White Oak Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, United States