Rosa Adell Whaley Proctor

Kenly: Rosa Adell Whaley Proctor, 83, passed away Saturday afternoon at Smithfield Manor.

Adell was born in Duplin County on April 27, 1934 to the late Fletcher and Rosa Bell Quinn Whaley. She was married to the late James William Proctor, Jr. Adell was a member of Niagara Pentecostal Holiness Church.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Kenly Funeral Service, followed by a graveside service at 2:00 p.m. in the Kenly Cemetery with the Rev. Michael Dye officiating

Adell is survived by her sons, Dennis Ray Hoffman and Joyce of Spring Hope, Anthony Dean Hoffman and Sharon of Clayton, and Dwayne Steven Proctor of Kenly; granddaughter Stephany Proctor Hinton and husband Jordan; and sister Katie Bell Parnell of Kenly.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Horace Whaley, Wilton Whaley, JD Whaley and Burnice Whaley.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Niagara Pentecostal Holiness Church,  1820 Bagley Road, Kenly, NC 27542.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Smithfield Manor for the care and compassion shown to Adell and the family during her time with them.

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