BURLINGTON - Mrs. Ida Webster Cheek, 98, of East Webb Avenue, Burlington, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:10 p.m. at Alamance Health Care Center after a brief illness.
A native of Chatham County, she was the wife of the late John William Cheek and the daughter of James Cary Webster and Lenore Elizabeth Moore Webster, both deceased. She was a member of Piedmont Presbyterian Church and former choir director and organist at East Burlington Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Jeanne Cheek Denny Bray and husband Tommy of Burlington; two sons, John Richard Cheek and wife Donnie of Graham and Jackie L. "Jack" Cheek and wife Vicky of Snow Camp; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Ruby Lee Rudd of Burlington, Helen Moss of Thomasville and Nancy Wrenn of Burlington; and a sister-in-law, Polly Webster.
She was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Brent Cheek and Jerry Boyd and a brother, J. Clyde Webster.
A Celebration of Life will be conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 2 p.m. by Mr. Jack Cheek, her son, with the family receiving friends from 12:30 to 2 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow at Alamance Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Piedmont Presbyterian Church, 1001 Rainey Street, Burlington, NC 27217.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Alamance Health Care Center for the special care given to Mrs. Cheek.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com.