Doris Jean Lowder Ray Dearmon, 90, of New London passed away on January 12, 2018.
She was born April 9, 1927 in Cabarrus County, a daughter of the late John Wilber Lowder and Norine Cook Lowder Kimbro.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Melton Permar Ray and Howard Dearmon.
A graveside service was at 2 p.m. Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Carolina Memorial Park officiated by the Rev. Lloyd Ginn.
She is survived by an aunt, Margie Cook Sells, brother-in-law, Norris Dearmon and family; Mark Dearmon, Teresa Erwin, Connie Long and Eric Dearmon, two sisters-in-law, Mary Frances Walker and Betty Ruth Fuller, and other nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Miley Elliott for his devotion to Doris and Howard for many years and for taking care of her affairs in her final months.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Center Grove Lutheran Church, 1601 S Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis, NC 28083.
Online condolences may be left at www.whitleysfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 15, 2018