Laura Elizabeth Childers Silver, 78, of Granite Falls passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at her residence.
Born June 23, 1940 in Caldwell County, she was the daughter of the late Garland Ivy Childers and Viola Hamby Childers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Brian Hartley.
Laura was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Robert Silver of the home; her daughters, Michelle Hartley of Granite Falls, Tina Williams of Granite Falls, and Amy Dufault and husband Mike of Statesville; her grandchildren, Nicole Foster and husband Jordon, David Alford and wife Christina, Jamie Williams, Cody Williams, Symphony Church, Brittany Church, and Michael Church Jr.; her great grandchildren, Lexi Foster, Kaelyn Foster, Layla Foster, and Ethan Walker.
Services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Ebenezer United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tom Hunter officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends prior to services from 11:00am until 12:00pm.
Bass-Smith Granite is serving the Silver family