Pansy Waddell, 86, of Elk Mills, MD, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2016 in the Heartland Hospice House, Wi l m i n g - ton, DE.
Born in Wilkes County, NC, on December 24, 1929, she was the daughter of the late John and Flossie (Casey) Holbrook. She was the wife of John Preston Waddell who preceded her in death on March 30, 1993.
Pansy was a member of Baldwin UM Church, Elk Mills, MD and also attended North East Church of God, North East, MD.
She was a great cook, with one of her specialties being the best vegetable soup. She enjoyed gardening, quilting, country music, and was an avid fan of Del Reeves. Most of all she loved her family, cooking for them and enjoying time spent with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include her two sons: Preston Wayne Waddell (Robin) of Elk Mills, MD, Clinton D. Waddell of Cherry Hill, MD; sonin-law: Larry Jones of Elk Mills, MD; a sister: Barbara Sellers (Michael) of Thurmond, NC; three brothers: Clyde Holbrook (Shirley) of Elk Mills, MD, Mack Holbrook (Bev) of Colora, MD, Bobby Holbrook (Rita) of Elkin, NC; 7 grandchildren: Gina Waddell Cooper, Eric Waddell, Jaysin Waddell,