Colon Kennedy Wall, 88, of Morehead City died Friday November 22, 2019 at Crystal Bluffs, Morehead City.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Monday November 25, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church, Morehead City with Pastor Sarah Williams presiding. Following the service, light refreshments will be served in the Fellowship Hall. Colon will be buried next to her first husband Allen Long Ashby, Jr. in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. The family will receive friends at Brooks Funeral Home Sunday November 24, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Mrs. Wall was born in Concord NC to James and Doshie Kennedy. She worked as a cashier in Northern Virginia and Maryland for most of her adult life.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Gloria Zane and husband Brian of Morehead City, Nancy Wickert and husband Michael of Woodbridge, VA; a son Allen Ashby, III and wife Ann of Las Vegas, NV; 2 step daughters Theresa Grasso and husband Larry of Bowie, MD, and Glenda Malloy and husband Bill of Matthews; one brother Archie Kennedy of Concord; two sisters Peggy Gardner of Concord, and Stella Willis of Marysville, CA, 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and first husband, her second husband Calvin E. Wall, her daughter Phyllis Hamilton, and a stepdaughter, Judy Shirley preceded her in death.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to the First United Methodist, 900 Arendell, Morehead City, NC 28557.
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