Eleanor Sandlin Hebert

CARY - Eleanor Sandlin Hebert, 78, of Cary died peacefully Saturday, February 9, 2013, at Wake Med Cary with her loving family by her side. She was born November 27, 1934, the fifth child of Liston and Daisy Sandlin. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, friend and caregiver to her husband of 53 years, Lt. Col. (USMC Ret.) Ken Hebert. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary S. Price and Kitty S. Beckwith. Left to cherish her memory, along with her husband, are daughter, Pamela G. Casper and husband Ken, of Raleigh; sons Danny Hebert of Morehead City, Keith Hebert and wife Essee, of Fayetteville, and David Hebert and wife Lyn, of Virginia Beach, VA. She is also survived by eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild due to arrive soon; two sisters, Evelyn S. O'Neal of Kinston and Maxine S. Nesbit of Macon, Ga.; one brother, Richard E. Sandlin of Fayetteville; special brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. Her family was her number one priority. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, February 16, 2013, at Howard-Carter Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at noon with burial to follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be sent to howardandcarter.com. Howard-Carter Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com. (Paid obituary)

Published in Free Press from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, 2013