NEW BERN - Sarah S. Deaton, 85, of New Bern, died March 4, 2013, at home.
She is survived by her son, M.M. "Buddy" Thompson of Virginia Beach, Va.; one daughter, Jackie "Tootie" Thompson of New Bern; one brother, Edward Seegers of Cape Carteret; her grandchildren, Sherri Thompson, Joey Thompson, Katie Grimes, Kris Stepp and Megan Thompson and two great-grandchildren, Dillon and Drew Thompson.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Cotten Funeral Home Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to your local hospice.
Online condolences may be made to the Deaton family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.