Avril Wilburn, Monroe
Mrs. Avril Wilburn, 56 of Monroe, passed away at Hospice House of Union County on Monday, July 15, 2013 after a short illness.
Mrs. Wilburn was born October 4, 1956 in Holbeach Lincolnshire, England, the daughter of the late Ronald and Shirley Doreen Luff Hindle. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Sandra Cughnahan.
Survivors include her husband of 39 years, John Wilburn, of the home; one son, David Wilburn and wife Angie of Monroe; one daughter, Lori Wilburn and fiance’ Chad Mays of Monroe; three grandchildren, Matthew Wilburn, Tommy Wilburn, Andrew Ryan, and a new grandchild expected on her birthday; three brothers, Colin Hindle, Geoffrey Hindle and Nicholas Hindle, all of England.
Visitation will be Friday, July 19, 2013 from 2 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. at the McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe. Services to celebrate the life of Avril will follow at 4 p.m. in the McEwen Colonial Chapel, with the Rev. Greg Dills officiating. Interment will follow at Lakeland Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Union County, 700 West Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe N.C. 28110 or to American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave, Suite 100, Charlotte N.C. 28207. Online condolences may be offered at www.mcewenmonroechapel.com.
McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service of Monroe is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Winburn.