Roxie Mae Stamper, 79, of Gloucester, died on Sunday, March 6, 2022.
She was born in Hudson, N.C., and was preceded in death by her parents, Virgie Mae and Ransom Samuel Davenport; brothers, Floyd, Ward and Dale Davenport; sister, Lois Davenport Blackwelder and twin sisters who died at birth.
Survivors include her husband of 52½ years, Tommy Ralph Stamper; her children, Sherry Diane Brown of Ashkum, Ill., Penny Lee McCombs of Rutherfordton, N.C., Tracy Lynn Simmons, Leisa Dawn Stamper, and Thomas Fulton Stamper of Gloucester; sister, Mamie Violet Cannon of Lenoir, N.C.; five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
She went to shoe school and was a professional corrective shoe fitter having worked for Hofheimer’s and Thalhimers. She had also worked in management at Roses Department Store, Gloucester.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 12 in Hogg Funeral Home, Gloucester Point, with entombment at Windsor Gardens Cemetery, Dutton.