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Obituary for Merle Self Rhoney

Merle Lou Self Rhoney 88, of Lawndale, passed away on Friday July 29, 2022.

Born in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of Ernest Lee Self and Laura Minnie Brittain Self. She was a member of David's Chapel United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Rhoney; two brothers, Michael and Gene Self; one sister, Coleen Boston.

She is survived by her daughter Holly; four brothers, Coy, Bobby, David, and Farrell Self; four sisters, Sandy Leatherman, Nell Baker, JoAnn Starnes and Judy Lovelace.

Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to David's Chapel Church, 784 David's Chapel Church Road, Lawndale. NC 28090.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, August 1, 2022, at 11:00 am at David's Chapel United Methodist Church with the Revs. Johnny Norton and Forrestene Sain.

The burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to David's Chapel United Methodist Church, 784 David's Chapel Church Rd., Lawndale, NC 28090.

A guest register is available at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Fallston, NC.