Belva Jean (Green) Upchurch

October 26, 1934 ~ October 10, 2022 (age 87) 87 Years Old


Mrs. Belva Jean Upchurch, 87, died Monday, October 10, 2022, at the Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Fayetteville, NC.

Belva was born October 26, 1934, in Nash County, to the late James Henry and Annie Bryant Green.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Orion Agnew “Sam” Upchurch. 

Belva is survived by two sons, Richard and Brian Upchurch; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. 

A private memorial service will be conducted at the Sandhills State Veteran’s Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2202 Wrightsville Ave, STE 111, Wilmington, NC 28403 or to St. Jude’s Research Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. 

Arrangements by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, 545 Ramsey St., Fayetteville, NC 28301.

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