MARY H. STARKEY, 79, Mother of Rev. Sharon Washington of the Indianapolis YMCA Church Plant UMC, died Saturday, December 19, 2015. 

Survivors include: Daughters, Angela Blount, Susan Gause, and April Benson all of Raleigh, NC and Rev. Sharon Washington of Indianapolis, IN; Son, David H. Brown, Jr. of Raleigh, NC; Sister: Doris L. Cannon of Wilmington, DE; Brother: James Harris of Tampa, FL. 

A public visitation is scheduled for Saturday, December 26, 2015 from 11 a.m to 12 noon at the Historic Oakwood Cemetery; 701 Oakwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27601. The memorial service is scheduled to take place following the visitation on December 26 at 12 noon, at the Tupper Memorial Baptist Church; 501 S. Blount Street, Raleigh, NC.  

Condolences may be sent to the Starkey Family at 3601 Eck Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604, and to Sharon Washington at