Margaret Novella New
61, of Wake Forest, passed away on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at Durham Regional Hospital. She was born on July 27, 1950 to the late Calvester New and Carrie Mae Brown New in Harlan County, Kentucky. Mrs. New was a graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics. She was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (Epsilon Rho Line). Margaret retired her career as a computer engineer with Citi Financial in 2004.
Funeral services will be held at 11 o'clock, Monday morning, July 2, 2012 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Pine Forest Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. New is survived by her sister, Calvesta Harris and husband Mike of Cleveland, OH; niece and devoted care taker, Michelle Andrews and husband Keith and their son, Michael Andrews all of Wake Forest; an aunt, Barbara Beckham of Chicago, IL; an uncle, Jeff Brown of Chester, SC; host of other nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her sister, Geraldine Hicks and a brother, Benjamin Hicks, Jr.
Friends may visit with the family Monday morning, one hour prior to the service at Bright Funeral Home & Crema tion Center , 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)