Mertice Bolton Dean, 90, died Saturday, October 4, 2014.
A memorial graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck. The Reverend Doctor James Drake will be presiding.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 6, 2014 at Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.
Mertice was preceded in death by her husband, D.A. Dean; her son, Steven A. Dean; and her daughter, Dale Dean Moore.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna D. Giles and husband Hoyt of Littleton; her son-in-law, Milton Moore and wife Deborah of Scotland Neck; two grandchildren, Jess Moore and wife Boyce and Alex Moore and wife Lindsey; three grandchildren, Oliver Moore, Brady Moore, and Isabelle Moore; three nieces, Rosie Jernigan, Susie Johnson, and Sandra Vann; and two nephews, Tom Bolton and Pat Bolton.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors in Action, 6516 Dolphin Cove, Apollo Beach, FL 33572.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.