Theresa S. Stallings



Theresa Sharon Stallings, 62, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018, at Vidant Medical Center following a brief and sudden illness. Theresa was born October 9, 1956, the daughter of Burgess L. and Bonna Lee Hardy Stallings. She was a lifelong resident of the Jason Community and had been a very active member of the Jason Fire Department. Theresa was employed with RHA at Bear Creek, the former Howell’s Child Care. She had a genuine calling in helping others and also a deep love for animals and pets.

She was preceded in death by her father, Burgess Lee Stallings, Sr; and uncle, Monty Hilbourn.

Her surviving family includes her mother, Bonna H. Stallings; brother, Burgess Lee Stallings, Jr. (Annis) of Snow Hill; niece, Stacey Stallings Sutton (Chad) of Goldsboro; great-nieces, Harper Sutton, Finley Sutton and Grayson Sutton; aunt, Belinda H. Hilbourn of LaGrange; uncle, Edwin Hardy (Joyce) of LaGrange; and her little dog, Tiny.

Graveside services will be held 11 AM Monday, November 19, at the Fairview Cemetery in LaGrange with Reverend Edward Thornton officiating.

The family will receive friends informally on Sunday from 6 -8 PM at the Jason Volunteer Fire Department; in keeping with Theresa’s casual manner you are encouraged to dress casually and comfortably.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials to the Jason VFD, c/o Edwin Hardy, 7933 Hwy 903 S, LaGrange, NC 28551. Online condolences at