Zebulon – Mary Esther Sadler Vann, 95, passed away on Sunday. She was born in Warren County to the late Courtney King & Cora Browning Sadler. She taught chemistry and math at Corinth Holders High School and East Wake. Mary Esther had a devoted group of women who loved and cared for her who were her family and will miss her very much. She loved God and her church & enjoyed reading and riding horses. She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Franklin Clio Vann.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hales Chapel Baptist Church.
Funeral 2 pm, Thursday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation 12:30 – 2 pm, prior to the service. Burial will follow in Hales Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, where the family will also speak with friends. She will lie in repose 2-5 Wednesday at the funeral home. Available at www.facebook.com/stricklandfuneral. (MASKS ARE REQUIRED)