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1937 Sarah 2022

Sarah Cain Hedgepeth

September 30, 1937 — February 12, 2022

Sarah Cain Hedgepeth, age 84 of St. Pauls, NC was born September 30, 1937 in Bladen Co., NC to the late William Colin Cain and Edith Baxley Cain and went home to be with the Lord on Saturday,  February 12, 2022 surrounded by her loving family.

In addition to her parents, Sarah is preceded in death by her husband, Harold Kelly Hedgepeth; sons William Roy and H. Kenneth Hedgepeth; a sister Patricia Cain Davis and a brother William Colin Cain Jr.  “Sonny”.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Carl Allen; her granddaughters, Kelly Allen Evans (Aaron), Carla Allen Wilson (Bryan), Sarah Lynn Hedgepeth Alaw (Abdulnasser) and Kendall Hedgepeth Gunther (Jonathan); her grandsons, William Mott, Colin Hedgepeth, Lee Hedgepeth, Michael Hedgepeth and Cameron Hedgepeth.   Sarah also enjoyed nine great grandchildren Landon, Carly Grace, Harper, Ruby, Evan, Jude, Owen, Cole, and Blake and a host of other relatives and friends.

Sarah loved the Lord and serving at Bladen Union Baptist Church.  She served as a deacon, church clerk, Sunday school teacher, GA leader and church host.  Sarah loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them.   She loved her church family and classmates of 1955 Tar Heel High School.  Sarah retired from New South Federal Savings Bank in February 2003.

A very special Thank you to caregivers Janice Thompson (David), Sally Bryan, Carolyn Lightfoot and Lower Cape Fear Hospice Team. 

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, February 14, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

McNeill-Legacy Funeral Home

319 W Broad St, Saint Pauls, NC 28384

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Bladen Union Baptist Church Cemetery

2224 Bladen Union Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28306

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