Dora Evonne Brigman Locklear, 46, of Laurinburg, NC passed away peacefully at McLeod Hospice House in Florence, SC after an extended illness. She was born September 17, 1974 in Bennettsville, SC a daughter of Johnny Ray Brigman, Sr. and Teresa Evonne Grant Brigman. Dora attended Daniels Chapel Holiness Church. She was employed with Wallace Elementary-Middle School prior to her illness. Dora enjoyed crafts, teaching her kids at school, shopping, and spending time with her family & dog, Gizzy.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James Elmore “Mo” Locklear, Jr.
Survivors include her parents; Johnny and Teresa Brigman of Laurinburg, NC; a son, Thomas Zebulen Locklear of Laurinburg, NC; a daughter, Samantha Leanne Locklear of Laurinburg, NC; a brother, Johnny Ray Brigman, Jr. (Merlene) of Laurinburg, NC; a sister, Jennifer Jackson of Laurinburg, NC; a father-in-law, James Elmore Locklear, Sr.; a sister-in-law, Joy Hicks (Lonnie); and a niece, Kimberly Hicks.
The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 PM Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Burroughs Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM, Monday, August 23, 2021 at Daniels Chapel Holiness Church. Burial will follow at Bowen Cemetery in Laurinburg, NC.
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