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Alberta (Dumas ) McAuley

Born: Thu., Nov. 24, 1927
Died: Fri., Apr. 6, 2018


Public Viewing

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 13, 2018
Location: Harris Funeral Home


Funeral Service

12:00 PM Sat., Apr. 14, 2018
Location: Leah Richter Levin Memorial Auditorium


Interment following funeral service

2:00 PM Sat., Apr. 14, 2018
Location: Ingram Chapel Church Cemetery


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MRS. ALBERTA DUMAS MCAULEY,  90 of MOUNT GILEAD, NC, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018 at her home.

Funeral Services will be held 12:00 pm  Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Leah Richter Levin Memorial Auditorium, 102 S. School St., Mount Gilead, NC.  Interment will follow in the Ingram Chapel Church Cemetery in Mount Gilead, NC. 

 A public viewing will be held 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm Friday, April 13, 2018 at Harris Funeral  Home & Cremations of Mount Gilead, NC, whom is serving the McAuley, Dumas and extended Family.

Alberta was born on Thursday, November 24, 1927,  in Montgomery County, NC, to the late Elijah Sr., and Jennie Chambers Dumas.

She attended the public schools of Montgomery County and graduated from Peabody Academy, Troy, NC.  She accepted Christ at an early age and joined  Ingram Chapel AME Zion Church, where she was prided herself in raising the most money for Family and Friends Day and Rainbow Teas.  She later joined McAuley Memorial AME Zion Church in  2009, where she continued her fund raising, winning Family and Friends Day two years in a row, 2017 and 2018.  She was a great cook, with her apple pies and cabbage was a fan favorite.  You couldn't come to her house without receiving a hearty meal.  She loved her family and church.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Carlie James(CJ) McAuley;  two sons, Lewis and Ambrose; sisters, Mildred Robinson, Jennie Bell Dumas and Sallie Mae Scarboro; brothers, Jethro, Lester and Elijah, Jr., Grandchildren, Juane' Johnson, Jerrod Martin.

Her legacy will remain in the hearts of her children, Cephus McAuley  of Goldsboro, NC,  Eldon McAuley of NJ, Earl McAuley of NJ, Gwendolyn Smalls (Albert) of Moncks Corner, SC, Gloria Berry (Daryl) of Brown Summit, NC, Angela Martin (Billy) of Winston Salem, NC, Alvin Kent McAuley (Toni)  and Tim McAuley (Lesley), all of Mt. Gilead, NC; two  brothers, Frank Dumas of Paulsboro, NJ and Asia Dumas (Shirley) of Mt. Gilead, NC; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews, cousins and lifelong friends, Emma Miller and Naomi Bogan.

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E. Bennett
   Posted Mon April 09, 2018
To the family: I am sorry for your grief and sadness. The earthly journey is over for now, but please be assured her journey will begin again and then no more death. Revelation 21:4 Isaiah 26:19 assures us of that promise from the Almighty. May you find comfort during this difficult time.

Dumas - McAuley - Robinson Family Reuinon National Committee
   Posted Mon April 09, 2018
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort........2 Corinthians 1:3 

We the Dumas - McAuley - Robinson National Committee, along with our families, would like to offer our deepest sympathy on the passing a Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, Cousin and friend to all of us. She will be truly missed. We are praying for you and with your during your time of bereavement.

Brian Parker, Chaplain
Caron "Nita" Dumas, President


Lesley McAuley
   Posted Mon April 09, 2018
Missing you more and more each day but rejoicing because you were a woman of God and you now have your crown. Love to you and the entire McAuley Family.

sandra allen
   Posted Thu April 12, 2018

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Michael and Sandra Allen and Family.

Hearts and Prayers go out to you and your family, now and in the times ahead.


Demone Greenfield
   Posted Fri April 13, 2018

SWEET AND WARM REMEMBRANCE TABLE ARRANGEMENT was sent by Greenfield.

Our prayers and thoughts are with you. We will continue to pray for your strength in the days and months ahead. To: Cephus "Mac" McAuley and Family From: Greenfield Services Incorporated (your friend Greenfield)


Kenneth and Vanessa Chambers
   Posted Fri April 13, 2018
Dear Family, We regret that we cannot be with you all due to other plans, but do know that you all are in our prayers. We regret hearing of the passing of Mother Alberta, but we know she is in the hands of the Master. God bless the entire family and hope to see you all soon.
Much Love, The Chambers Family

Cousin Terrence L Chadwick Family
   Posted Sat April 14, 2018
To The Family Of The Late Cousin Alberta (Dumas) Mcauley Family. My Prayers And Condolences Are With You All. My Mother The Late Sarah Gene Haywood Chadwick And Cousin Alberta (Dumas) MCauley was Good Class Mates At Peabody High School. My Mother Sarah Gene Haywood Chadwick When Visiting Her Sister in Mt.Gilead NC The Late Hazel Montgomery will Make a effort to Visit Cousin Alberta (Dumas) Mcauley and They had so much good times together. Cousin Terrence L Chadwick Also Many Years ago Remember her beautiful Personality and Me and My Mother had the privilege to visit her Store. Cousin Alberta (Dumas) Mcauley will be remembered as a Beautiful Women Of God Who Given Wonderful Memories and Devotion To Her Family And Friends. Rest In Heavenly Peace Cousin Alberta (Dumas) Mcauley: "Earth Hath No Sorrow That Heaven Can't Cure" With Sympathy From Cousin Terrence L Chadwick Family, Jamaica Queens New York.

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