Maria Henkle Secrist of Conover passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Conover Nursing & Rehab.
Born October 29, 1946 in Caldwell County, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Luther Henkle Sr. and Jacqueline Norton Henkle. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Gordon and Myrtis Norton; her paternal grandmother Mary Henkle; two sisters, Mary Jacqueline and Samuella Jane Henkle; one nephew Rodney Abernathy.
Survivors include her brother Sam Henkle Jr. and wife Carolyn of Hudson; sister Dena Henkle and sister Pam Sipe and husband Gary of Hudson; nephews Dylan Abernathy, Kyle Henkle and wife Xoie of Granite Falls; great nephews, Clifford and Harrison Henkle both of Granite Falls; one great niece Xayla Henkle of Granite Falls; niece-in-law Doreen Abernathy of Hickory.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 3:00 p.m. at Pinecrest Cemetery Granite Falls with Rev. Hedi Punt officiating.
Memorials may be made to Christ United Lutheran Church, 4681 Grace Chapel Rd., Granite Falls, NC 28630.
Bass-Smith Granite is serving the family of Maria Henkle Secrist.
Online condolences may be made at www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com