4/18/2017 5:12:00 PM Miriam Hallman Michael March 20, 1941 - April 17, 2017
NEWTON, N.C. - Miriam Hallman Michael, 76, of Newton passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Sherrills Ford Hospice House.
She was born March 20, 1941 in Mecklenburg County to the late Yates and Mildred Abernethy Hallman. Miriam loved to work, to celebrate each season and month with wreaths and flags, she loved her little dogs and would take in strays.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Hugh Michael; brother, Michael Hallman; and sister, JoAnne Davis.
Those left to cherish her memory is her brother Yates Hallman of Stanley; sisters B. Carolyn Huskins and husband Archie of Stanley, Judy Jones and husband Curtis of Cheraw, S.C.; niece Carolyn Huskins of Greensboro; her chosen family - Scott, Danielle, Tyler, Reagan and Haven Helton; many other nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews; daughter April Speagle of Bethlehem; and grandchildren Devin King and Alexis King.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 11 a.m. at North Newton Baptist Church in Newton. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at North Newton Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Catawba County, 3224 20th Ave SE, Hickory, NC 28602.
Condolences may be sent to the Michael family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, N.C. is serving the Michael family.