Obituary: Mona Faye Caines Black

Obituary: Mona Faye Caines Black

By / Obituaries / الأربعاء, 22 تموز/يوليو 2015 04:00

We celebrate the life of Mona Faye Caines Black of Wilmington, NC.  She died on July 19, 2015 in Columbia, S.C. at Palmetto Health Richlands Hospital.
Mona was born on June 18, 1931 in Chadbourn, N.C. to her parents, Samuel Kinchen Caines, Sr. and Florence Collins Caines.  She attended Meredith College and the University of North Carolina (Wilmington) previously known as Wilmington College, and graduated with a BA degree in education.  Early in her career she worked at Southern Bell as a switchboard operator.  She taught in the 1950's at Acme Delco High School and Sunset Park Junior High School.  In 1962 she maried the love of her life, Paul Adrian Lawrence Black, M.D.  They worked side by side until his death on August 4, 2001.  She became a very successful businesswoman.  She taught real estate in the late 1970's and held a real estate license from 1976 – 2015. Mona Black was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church, the Eastern Star, the N. C. Real Estate Commission and the Cape Fear Country Club. She is survived by her daughter, Dr. Mona Black Jones (M. Shane Jones), grandson, Adrian Jones, stepdaughters, Dr. Patricia Mutch (Dr. William Mutch) and Marilyn Fjarli (Dr. Delmer Fjarli), sisters, Bernice Caines Merrill, Tootsie Caines Register and brothers, Irvin Caines and Samuel K. Caines, Jr (Arrie Caines).  She has many nieces and nephews.
Her siblings members that predeceased her were Hazel Caines, Andrew Caines, Burris Caines, Helen Caines White, Margaret Caines Ellis, and Leona Caines Burns.
She owned many rental properties and over the years all the tenants have become her friends.  She is also survived by her work family, Randall Simon, Billy Powell, Sheri Jolly, Karen Robinson and her assistant for 45 years, Peggy Powell.  She will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends.
Pallbearers will be the nephews of Mona Black.
In lieu of flowers please donate to a charity of your choice.

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