Mary Lee (nee Lynn) Cabbil departed her life on this earth November 4,2022. She was the youngest child of seven children born to the late Beatrice Freeman-Lynn. At an early age Beatrice passed away leaving her children in the care of her parents, the late Ecca and Janie Freeman. After their passing, Mary was reared by her older sister Jessie Lynn-Horn and the late Daniel Horn.
She attended Elyria High School, then completed two years at the Lorain Business School in Elyria. She accepted Christ at an early age and joined Macedonia C.O.G.I.C. She diligently served as President of the Sandusky District Hospitality Committee, Leader of the youth department, Church secretary, Pastor’s Aid committee, Church Choir President, and many community services.
She was employed by Luxaire as an office associate for 2 years. She later found her love for fashion and began working at a women’s department store, Winkleman’s, where she worked for over 30 years. After retirement she decided to work as a bridal consultant at Sandra’s bridal shop and later became store manager at another women’s department store, The Avenue, until she permanently retired in 2019.
She was united in holy matrimony to Wille James Cabbil Sr. on May 16,1964 at Macedonia C.O.G.I.C. In this union she was blessed with two children, Lora (Greg) Jones and Willie Jr. (late Magdolna) Cabbil all of Elyria. 5 grandchildren, ShaLamar Helm, Tanisha Lovett-Helm of Elyria, Danielle Bergkamp of Phoenix AZ, Xavier Horne and Mya Harvey of Medina. 2 God-given grandchildren Everson “Wink” Jones of Elyria and Latara Helm of Lorain. 1 great-grandchild Nayome Helm and 7 God-given great-grandchildren, Ryan, Layla, and Lincoln Jones. Amiah Helm, Nadia Whitfield, Jayden & Jayliana Tapia.
She also leaves to mourn her loss Mother/Sister Jessie Lynn Horn, Sisters-in- law Bessie, Carrie, Lula, Annie (Orlando), brothers -in-law, Robert (Cathy), Eddie (Rosalie), Larry (Debra), George, Alex (Ann), Promis (Denita) and a host of nieces, nephews and family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her Sisters Annabelle Lynn-Lawrence, Mozelle (Adell) Nelson, brothers, Henry Lynn, Eddie Lynn, L.B. Lynn, Father/Brother-in-Law, Daniel Horn, Mother-in-Law, Mary Cabbil, Father-in-Law, RobertCabbil, Sister-in- law, Mattie Cabbil-Latham and Willie B. Cabbil-Allen.
A service to celebrate the life of Mary Cabbil will be held on Saturday, November 12th, 2022, with visitation from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:00am.
Service will be located at The Original Church of God in Christ, 512 Edward Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035.
Arrangements entrusted to
Carter Funeral Home Inc.