Mary Elizabeth “Lib” Ramsey Pollygus, 78, of Morganton, NC went to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, January 11, 2023. She was born on January 24, 1944 in Avery County to the late Charles Ramsey and Lucille Banner Ramsey. She was a member of Newland Christian Church. She retired from Alba Waldensian textile. Lib was loved by all her family. She was a wonderful cook and was always the life of the party.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, George Melton Ramsey.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Emil Leroy Pollygus; children, Mark Pollygus (Susan), Tammy Pollygus, Robin Orr (Rob); grandchildren, Chelsea Fisher (Chris), Seth Orr, Beth Morgan (C.D.); great-grandchildren, Spencer, Graedon and Avery; sisters, Sadie Powell (Dean) and Pat Wakefield; sister-in-law, Linda Ramsey; many nephews and nieces.
The family will receive friends from 1pm – 2pm Monday, January 16, 2023 at Sossoman Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 2pm in the Colonial Chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Andrew Whisenant officiating. Burial will follow at Burke Memorial Park.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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So sorry for your loss. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Will be praying for the family for comfort during this time. So sorry to hear about Lib she would always have me laughing, and always made me smile . Always had a lot of fun around Lib .never a dull moment .
My aunt Lib had a contagious smile and laughter that could brighten any room. I will always remember her as a hard working lady with a big personality that consistly displayed love, commitment, and dedication to her husband, children, and grandchildren. Not many people could cook like my aunt Lib. I always looked forward to family gathering's or holidays growing up, when I could load up on her chicken & dumplins and/or Thanksgiving dressing. Her passing will create a huge void for everyone that knew and loved her.
Rest easy Great Aunt Lib.🕊️
Praying for you Chelsea and the rest of the family!
We are so sorry for your loss. We will pray the Lord will comfort you and your family in the days to come. The Banners, Gary, Tim and Cole
You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
My hesrt breaks for the loss of such a sweet lady. She was loved so much by all her friends here int the High Counry! I loved being around Lib and she was always so kind o me. We shared the same bithday...Jan.24 and she remembered this alwsys. RIP Lib!!🙏
I have a lot of good memories of Lib, I love her and her family. You all are in my prayers