Gloria Wooten Lytton, 69, of Union Grove, N.C., passed away peacefully on Monday, July 17, 2023, after a long battle with cancer. She was born on June 17, 1954, to Irene Peterson and James Earl Wooten.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and by her brother, Steve Wooten.
Gloria is survived by her loving husband James (Lee) Lytton; daughter, Erin Pate (Chad); grandchildren, Joseph Pate (Jaycie), and Ethan Pate; brother, Jimmy Wooten (Brenda); sister, Mary Bryan; sister-in-laws, Donna Wooten, Nan Lytton, and Vickie Lytton; and many nieces and nephews.
She was born and raised in the small town of Stantonsburg, N.C. Gloria was a devoted Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for 27 years before retiring.
Gloria had a love for gardening, rescue animals, and her family. Her grandchildren were the light of her life, and she never missed a chance to spend time with them. She was one of a kind, with a larger than life spirit.
A private celebration of life will be held for the family at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation in Gloria’s memory to either the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD. 21741, or to the Humane Society of Wilkes County, P.O. Box 306, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com for the Lytton family.
Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Lytton family during this time.