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KENANSVILLE -- Carrie Mae Newkirk, 81, of 380 Summerlin X Road, died Wednesday at Guardian Care Nursing Center.

A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. today at The Big Zion AME Zion Church. The Rev. William Peterson will officiate. Burial will follow in the Devotional Gardens.

She was the daughter of the late George and Julia Miller.

She is survived by three sons, Kenneth Newkirk of Wallace, Henry Newkirk of Greenville, and Willie Newkirk of Woodbridge, Va.; two daughters, Minnie Wilson of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Ella Mae Nickelson of Temple Hill, Md.; one sister, Mary Ellen McCaffity of Deep Run; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

The family received friends Saturday evening from 6:15 until 7:15 at the Garris Funeral Home Chapel.

Published in Obituaries on May 22, 2005 9:20 AM