Cecile Barton Palmer, 78 of Salisbury, NC passed away Saturday, November 12, 2022, at the Rowan Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. She was a native of Cherokee County, NC. Cecile worked for many organizations over the years including, Clifton Precision, Ingles Markets, Western Forge, and Emerson Electric. She was of Baptist faith and a member of Tomotla Baptist Church.
Cecile was the daughter of the late Cecil and Indy Birchfield Barton and the wife of the late Eugene Palmer. She was also preceded in death by a brother Devereaux Barton; three sisters, Janice Lovin, Barbara Forsythe and Betty Palmer. Surviving are daughter, Lesley Pullium (Mark Hazard); two sons, Jerome Palmer and Jarrett Palmer (Amy); two brothers Bruce Barton and Joseph Barton; three grandchildren, Michelle Moscardini (Edward), Lucas Pullium (Samantha), Will Pullium (Lori); eight grandchildren, Steel Moscardini, Cross Moscardini, Ollie Pullium, Aimee Maly, Solomon Pullium, Madison Pullium, Hayden Pullium, Violet Pullium.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 20, 2022 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Cochran's Funeral Home in Murphy. Graveside services will follow at 3:00 PM at the Tomotla Baptist Cemetery with Rev. Harold Stiles officiating. In lieu of flowers the family asks contributions to be made to Meals on Wheels.
Cochran Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs Rebecca Cecile Palmer; you may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.