NEW BERN - Gloria Edwina Knight, 70, 3108 Kensington Drive, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
She was a graduate of Newbold High School and New York University. She retired from the New York City School System and was a member of Good News Outreach Pentecostal Ministry.
Her funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Good News Outreach Pentecostal Ministry, 3208 Oaks Road, New Bern, with the Rev. David Harris officiating. Burial will follow in the Knight Family Cemetery, Ernul.
She is survived by one son, Gabriel K. Torres of Raleigh; four brothers, Venice Knight Jr. of New Bern, Ronald Knight of Ernul, Terone Knight of Laurel, Md., and Lee Arch Knight of Bowie, Md.; two sisters, Myrtle Cassandra Baker of Upper Marlboro, Md., and Martha Lois Knight of Mitcheville, Md.
The family will receive friends at the residence of Tracy Gooding, 101 North Cherie Court, New Bern. Viewing hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, at Oscar's Mortuary.
Online condolences are accepted at oscarsmortuary.com.