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Iris Pridgen Sasser

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Mrs. Iris Pridgen Sasser,  85, passed away Monday,  May 24, 2021, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare. She was born Sept. 5, 1935, in Columbus County, the daughter of the late Davis Moore Pridgen and Barbara Beard Pridgen.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Don, Douglas, Cameron and Davis Pridgen; and one sister, Harriet Harris.

The family will receive friends from 1–2:30 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Peacock Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Pierce Cemetery with Rev. Bobby Jordan officiating. View Mrs. Sasser’s funeral service on her obituary page on our website at Access will be available after the service.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Eugene C. Sasser; one son, Don Sasser and wife, Jessica, of Greenville; two daughters, Carla Moody and husband, Jimmy, of Hallsboro, Pamela Helms of Lake Waccamaw; one  sister, Mary Ellen Bowen and husband, Bronnie, of Elizabethtown; five grandchildren, Clay Hagood, Mary Jo Craven, Anna Respess, Emily Andrews, Ellen Andrews; six great-grandchildren, Noah Craven, Hali Enzor, Hunter Hagood, Caden Hagood, Chloe Hagood, Victoria Tarro; and one great-great-grandchild, Parker Enzor.

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