Renia Dye

GASTONIA - Renia Patterson "Cook" Dye, 46, passed away Feb. 9, 2013, at Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia.

She was born Oct. 27, 1966, in Lincoln County, daughter of Brenda Rogers Meeks and Teddy Patterson.

Renia was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church, Gastonia.

A memorial service will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia, officiated by Pastor Darin Gibbs.

The family will receive friends 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service at the funeral home.

Interment is private.

In addition to her parents, she was survived by: her fiancé, Michael Cook; daughter, Danielle Dye and her fiancé, Mark Powell; son, Shawn Mi-nerva; stepchildren, Crystal Cook, Michael Jr. and Amber Cook, Lisa and Craig Capps; brothers, Tommy Meeks, Bartley Meeks III; sisters, Victoria Hogan, Robina Ewing; grandmother, Irene Rogers; grandchildren, Savannah and Shelby Powell, Laylah Lindsay, Kattie Hall, Chandler Capps, Cade and Caylie Conner; nieces and nephews, Stephanie, James, Jennifer.

She was preceded in death by stepfather, Bartley Meeks Jr., grandfather, George Rogers, brother in-law, Joseph Lee Poole Jr.

Memorials may be made to First Free Will Baptist Church, 2650 Union Rd., Gastonia, NC 28054.

Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.

A guest registry is available at

Funeral Home

Greene Funeral Service, Southside Chapel
1503 South York Road Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 853-1300

Published in Gaston Gazette on Feb. 13, 2013