Willa Faye Lamb-Mercer

April 19, 1951 ~ August 30, 2021 (age 70)

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Remembering Willa Faye Lamb-Mercer

Our beloved, Willa Faye Lamb-Mercer, departed from this life on Monday, August 30, 2021 at the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, Elizabeth City, NC. 

Life Celebration Service will take place on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations Chapel with Pastor Samuel K. Shaw, III, Officiating. Interment will follow in the New Sawyer's Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. A viewing will take place at the funeral home on Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Please be mindful of the COVID-19 Variant. Mask are required and the service will be limited in attendance. Livestream will be available. 

She leaves to cherish her precious memories: three daughters, Deidre Mercer-Simmons (Troy) and Chandra Lamb both of Elizabeth City, NC and Qiana Lamb of Winterhaven, FL; one son, Vincent Mercer (Diane) of Barco, NC; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; a bonus great-grandson, Masi Alexander of Elizabeth City, NC; her mother, Mary Elizabeth Lee of Elizabeth City, NC; three brothers, Earl Lamb (Berdie) of Elizabeth City, NC, Isaac Lamb (Dottie) and Charlie Nixon (Evelyn) both of Long Island, NY; one sister, Delores Forbes of Baltimore, MD; one brother-in-law, Marvin Mercer of Elizabeth City, NC; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Dozier of New York and Adeline Thompson of Deleware; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

These Professional Services have been entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City, NC. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Willa Faye Lamb-Mercer, please visit our floral store.

 Service Program


Walk-Through Viewing Only
September 3, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
September 4, 2021

1:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Video is available for this event

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