NEW BERN - Mrs. Mattie Drake, 68, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2013.
A graveside service will be conducted on Saturday at 11 a.m. in Robinson Family Cemetery in Ernul, NC.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Linwood Drake; and a daughter, Neicer Gail Drake.
She is survived by her daughter, Lynn Hargett and husband David of Vanceboro; grandchildren, Andy Drake of New Bern, Alana Miller of Vanceboro, Robbie Hargett of Vanceboro, and Myrandi Hargett of Vanceboro; three great-grandchildren; brother, Freddy Carter of New Castle, Del.; sisters, Mary Cuthrell of Arapahoe and Lulu Price of New Bern; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the cemetery following the service.
Arrangements are by Wilkerson Funeral Home & Crematory, Greenville.