- Last Updated on 04:00 PM 05/08/12
Mrs. Marie Owen Nester, 91, of Lenoir, N.C. went home to be with her Lord and Savior on May 7, 2012 at Caldwell Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 29, 1921 in Campbell County to the late Sam Owen and Minnie Scruggs Owen. She was a member of Mount Home Baptist Church in Morganton, N.C.
She is survived by two sons; Gerald W. Nester of Lenoir and Glenn F. Nester of Wilmington, N.C. three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held Thursday, May 10, 2012, at 3 p.m. at Mount Home Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Gamble officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Mount Home Baptist Church, Building Fund, 2722 Mount Home Church Road, Morganton, NC 28655.
Mackie Funeral Home of Granite Falls, N.C. is serving the family.
You may view the obituary online at www.mackiefh.com.