NEW BERN - Eleanor Parks Carrier, 91 passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
Mrs. Carrier was a charter member of Neuse Forest Presbyterian Church, where she served as an elder, involved with the Women's Circle and Sunday School teacher for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard W. Carrier Sr. and her infant daughter, Catherine Coleen Carrier.
Surviving are her children, Jane Hughes and husband Elbert of New Bern, Howard W. Carrier Jr. and wife Ginger of New Bern, Elaine Dissoway and husband Jimmy of Burlington and Brad Carrier of New Bern; brother, Stuart Parks and wife Peggy of New Bern; sister, Hazel Coburn of New Bern; grandchildren, Tommy Reynolds and wife Mona, Danny Reynolds and fiancé Kellie Cox, Jay Hughes and wife Heather, Chris Carrier and wife Haiquing, Pamala Carrier and fiancé Chuck Pickrel and Caroline and Wesley Carrier; great-grandchildren, Michal Reynolds, Katherine Gaskins and husband Jonathan, Mindy Sue Reynolds, Zack and Tuff Hughes, Emma Ann and Joshua Mark Carrier; and great-great-grandson, Johnny Lee Gaskins.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at Neuse Forest Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow at New Bern Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 1 – 2 p.m. Saturday, just prior to the funeral, and other times at the home of her son, Howard, 2005 Spring Garden Road.
Flowers are welcome but those who prefer are asked to make donations in her memory to Neuse Forest Presbyterian Church.
Online condolences may be directed to www.pollockbest.com.
Arrangements are by Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations.