GASTONIA - Dorothy "Dot" McCarter Mews, 74, passed away Jan. 6, 2013, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.
A Gaston County native, she was born July 15, 1938, daughter of the late Samuel and Virginia Bailey.
She was a member of Calvary Freewill Baptist Church.
Dot is survived by her husband, Jerry Mews; daughter, Sue Rolland; brothers, Clinton, Robert, Billy, Thomas, and Chuck McCarter; sisters, Peggy Mes-sick and Eva Jane Chapman; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service, officiated by the Rev. Mike Wilson, will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Calvary Freewill Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia.
Memorials may be sent to Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at www.greenefuneral.com.