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Sue Fleming Mayhew

August 24, 1926 — December 2, 2022



Smithfield, NC: Mrs. Sue Fleming Mayhew, age 96, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2022 at the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield surrounded by her loving family. Graveside Funeral Services will be 1:00PM, Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at Iredell Memorial Park in Statesville, NC. Mr. Clint Honeycutt will officiate.

Mrs. Mayhew was born August 24, 1926 in Mecklenburg County to the late John Franklin, Sr. and Minnie Belle Honeycutt Fleming. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth “Pete” Mayhew; and four sisters and two brothers. Mrs. Mayhew was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of the Divine Street Methodist Church in Dunn.

Surviving include her children, Rebecca Lasine (Bill Ashworth) of Reidsville, NC, Donna Honeycutt (Glenn) of Four Oaks, Nancy Mayhew of Atlantic Beach, NC; grandchildren, Stacy Honeycutt (Clint), Kristina Couden (Jason), Susan Vann (Nick); four great-grandchildren; many special loving nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson.

Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be made to SECU Hospice House, P.O. Box 1376 Smithfield, NC 27577 or to one’s favorite charity.

Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, December 6, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rose & Graham Funeral Home

301 W Main St, Benson, NC 27504

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

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