HENDERSON — Daisy Pendergrass Ayscue, 87, of Henderson, died Monday, Feb. 15, 2021, at a local nursing home.

Born in Warren County, she was the daughter of the late William H. and Sally Reid Pendergrass. She was the widow of John Pryor Ayscue.

Mrs. Ayscue was a retired employee of Purolator Inc. She was a longtime member of the former Tabernacle Baptist Church and attended Mount Carmel United Methodist Church.

Surviving are two sons, John P. Ayscue Jr. of Henderson and Phillip B. Ayscue of Concord; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, a private funeral service was a held Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, at Sossamon Funeral Home Chapel, conducted by Pastor Will Breedlove. Burial followed in Sunset Gardens.

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