WAKE FOREST, N.C. - Marlene Doris Cayes, 77, of Wake Forest, passed away Friday, November 16, 2012 at WakeMed North. She was born on May 6, 1935 to the late Henry Croft and Mildred Hodgdon Croft in Dover, New Hampshire. After moving to Wake Forest Mrs. Cayes became an active member of the Northern Wake Senior Center and an active volunteer with Meals on Wheels of Wake County.
Mrs. Cayes is survived by her husband of 55 years, Lloyd R. Cayes; son, Bryan Cayes and wife Karen of Wake Forest; grandson, Daniel Cayes and wife Erica of Honolulu, H.I.; brother, Harry Croft and wife Patricia of Springfield, Va.; brother-in-law, Larry Cayes and wife Karen of Atlanta, Ga.; sisters, Marie and Joanna; extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Meals on Wheels, to P.O. Box 37639, Raleigh, N.C. 27627-7639; SPCA of Wake County, 200 Pet Finder Lane, Raleigh, N.C. 27603 or any other animal shelter. A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest, 919-556-5811; www.brightfunerals.com
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