BOLIVIA -- Mable Clemmons Hewett, age 70, of Bolivia, died Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Hewett was born on August 21, 1942, in Cumberland County and was the daughter of the late Homer Clemmons Sr. and Mary Groves Clemmons. She was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia and a brother, Alan. She retired from the telecommunications department at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

She is survived by her husband, Sammy Hewett; a brother, Homer Jr.; six sisters, Martha, Brenda, Faye, Glenda, Susie, Josie.

The family will receive friends on Thursday evening, January 17, 2013, from 6-8 at Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral Service, 1411 N. Howe St., Southport.

Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, January 18, 2013, at 2pm at the Willetts Cemetery, Hwy. 87, Bolivia.

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 17 to Jan. 18, 2013