Lincoln County

County History: 
Quick Facts
People and Biographies
Notable individuals from nursing history.
  • Mary McCorkle (1890-1995): First public health nurse in Lincoln County. Her obituary can be amongst the news clippings in the Resources section below.
  • Hettie Mable Reinhardt (1879-1953): World War I nurse who served in Kiev, Russia, and Toul, France. After the War, she became involved in the North Carolina Nurse Association, serving several positions over the years, including President of the NCNA.
  • Lula Renwick Warlick (1884- ): African American nurse who served 23 years as the head of nursing at Mercy [Douglas] Hospital.
Additional resources for further research.

Articles and Publications

Newspaper Clippings

Compiled by: 
Phoebe Pollitt