PILOT COMMUNITY- Marie Langley Bufkin, 89, formerly of Zebulon, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010 at Eugene H. Bloom retirement center, Emporia, Va. Funeral service was Friday, Aug. 20, at Pilot Baptist Church. Entombment followed in Gethsemane Memorial Gardens.

A native of Brunswick County, she was daughter to the late John and Ola Mosley Langley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Guilford “Buck” Bufkin.

Surviving: sister, Lillie Ether Pearson of Emporia, Va.; several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the Pilot Baptist Church Building Fund, 8103 NC Hwy. 39 S., Zebulon, NC 27597.

Arrangements handled by Strickland Funeral Home, Wendell.