Mrs. Polly Ann Lynch



Rocky Mount, NC

On May 21, 2018, Polly Ann Lynch (Cocomoe) answered when she heard God’s call to come home to external peace and rest safely in his arms.

She was born in Nash County, North Carolina on March 16, 1955, to the late Mansfield and Blanche H. Lynch. She was preceded in death by her two sons Alonza Lynch Jr. and David Howard Jr.; grandparents, Jim and Maude Harrison, Percy and Clara Lynch, two sisters Mary Lynch and Clara Lynch Harper, and brother in-law, Charles Lynch.

She attended Nash County schools and received her General Equivalency Diploma from (OIC) Opportunities Industrialization Center.
Polly was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother. She was a humble person who helped anyone in time of need.

Cherishing her legacy of love, service, and commitment are: her daughters, Terra Myers (Trevor), Kimberly Dickens (Jarvis), Sharieka Lynch (Anthony Battle Sr.) of Rocky Mount, NC; Leslie Lewis (Tony) of Red Oak, NC, and Shonquilla Howard (Omar Jones) of Battleboro, NC; one sister, Helen Thorne, of Rocky Mount, NC; thirteen grandchildren, Gregory Perkins Jr., Brandon Lynch, Jasper Alston Jr., Adrianna Andrews, Antony Hart, Brittany Alston, Jamal Alston, Jahmiyes Howard, Omar Jones II, Ja’lyn Battle, Nevaeh Jones, Anthony Battle Jr., and Chelsa Cox; three great grandchildren; Jeremiah Alston, Peyton Andrews, and London Alston; nephew, Thurman L. Harper Jr.; nieces, Shawnita Harper and Stephanie Thorne; one great nephew, Octavis Harper; special friend (Her Baby Daddy); David Howard; three aunts, Irene Wright of Flint, Michigan, Nanci Lynch (Reverend A. Morris) of Hollister NC, eight uncles, Lawrence Lynch and James Lynch (Geraldine) of Enfield; Percy Lynch (Carolyn), Esau Lynch (Patsy), Jacob Lynch (Delois), Roger Lynch (Victoria), Lee Lynch (Lessie) of Hollister, NC, Robert Lynch (Judy), of Florida; and a host of relatives and friends.

A Visitation for Mrs. Lynch will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Rocky Mount Chapel of H.D. Pope Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 p.m., on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Refuge One Way Holiness Church; 101 West Nash Street, in Whitakers, N.C. The Interment will take place immediately after the service in Gardens of Gethsemane in Rocky Mount, N.C.

These professional services have been entrusted to H.D. Pope Funeral Home, located at 325 Nash Street in Rocky Mount, N.C.

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