Winona Eldreth Church, better known as Nona, 92 of Fleetwood, N.C., passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Miss Church was born March 15, 1926 in Ashe County to the late Allen Hamilton and Chessie Estella Blackburn Church.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by four half-brothers, Herman, Edwin, Ralph and Dwight Church and half-sister, Mildred Church Shull. Nona was a faithful member of Old Fields Baptist Church for 80 years.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Old Fields Baptist Church by the Rev. Larry Powers. Burial followed in the church cemetery. The family received friends from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13th at Badger Funeral Home.

Miss Church is survived by sister, Willa Dean Church; niece, Corena Evelyn Shull; nephews, David Allen Shull, Michael Dean Church and Steven Ray Church; great nephews, Nathan Hamilton Church and Justin Stewart Church; and several cousins.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to, Old Fields Baptist Church, c/o Connie McVey, 803 Conley Cheek Rd., Fleetwood, NC 28626 or to Caldwell Hospice, 902 Kirkwood St. NW, Lenoir, NC 28645.