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Marjorie Ann Fann

April 6, 1947 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 73)

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Obituary

Marjorie Ann Fann, age 73 of Robbinsville, NC passed away, Saturday, August 29, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family.

          She was a native Graham County and the daughter of the late Joe and Nora Carringer Fann.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, Tim Cornwell in 2018.

          Ann had a love for Martial Arts.  She started her training in the early 1970’s and fought competitively across the Country winning numerous competitions.  She was also employed as a Certified Nursing Assistant, working with local home health agencies and nursing facilities.  She enjoyed her work as a CNA and loved caring for her patients.

          Ann was a person who loved life and enjoyed every minute she spent with her family and friends.  She loved to laugh and always had a smile on her face.  She was known affectionately as “Grannie Annie” to all her family and even her friends and co-workers.  The love and kindness she shown to her family and friends will never be forgotten.

          She is survived by her daughters, Tina Lee (Bobby) of Robbinsville, NC, Kim Cook (Adam) of Brasstown, NC; her special friend, Jack Stiles of Robbinsville, NC; brother, Joe Fann Jr. (Kathy) of Danielsville, GA; sisters, Judy Garrison (Wesley) of Hickory, NC, Shirley Roberson (Tony) of Blairsville, GA, Sara Bray of Toccoa, GA; her grandchildren, Shelby Millsaps (Daniel), Rebecca Phillips, Brandon Lee all of Robbinsville, NC, Stephen Kent of Marble, NC, Gregory Cook of Brasstown, NC, Vincent Lee, Miles Lee, Haley Lee all of Apollo, PA, Clayton Lee of Sacramento, CA; 19 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

          Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, September 3, 2020 at the Townson-Smith chapel.  The Reverend Scott Roper will officiate.  Burial will follow the service at Farley Cemetery.

          The family will receive friends from 12:00 till 2:00 pm Thursday at the Chapel prior to the services.

          In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Ann’s memory to the Graham Cancer Support Group, P.O. Box 1084 Robbinsville, NC 28771.

          Townson-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Fann family.  An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
September 3, 2020

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Townson-Smith Chapel
160 Five Point Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771

Funeral Service
Thursday
September 3, 2020

2:00 PM
Townson-Smith Chapel
160 Five Point Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771

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