Mary Frances Corbett Curtis
July 21, 1941 – December 6, 2022
ZEBULON – Mary Frances Corbett Curtis, 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior early Tuesday morning, December 6, 2022. She was born in Johnston County to the late Esker Joseph and Blonnie Blanche Long Corbett. She lived a very full, eventful life. She retired from ITT/Alcatel in March 1996 after twenty-seven years of service to stay home with her two beloved granddaughters. She enjoyed caring for them until they began school and would spend hours reading to them. She loved her family including her many brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews as well as her many friends. She was preceded in death by her siblings Esker Joseph Corbett Jr. (EJ), Carson Malone Corbett, Doris Blanche Corbett Hicks, Charles Herbert Corbett (Herbert), Shirley Jean Corbett Hayes, and Donald Waynewright Corbett. She was also preceded in death by Churchill Curtis, the father of their only child.
She is survived by her daughter, Angela Reneé Curtis of Zebulon; granddaughters, Makenzie Reneé and Makayla Raye of Zebulon; many beloved nieces and nephews; and life long friends, Joan Wilson and Sheila Carlyle.
Visitation 6-7:30 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com
At her request, a private graveside service will be held at Corinth Baptist Church.