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Louise Carawan Henries

Louise Carawan Henries, age 89, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2014 at Transitions Lifecare Hospice House in Raleigh.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, October 4, 2014 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Reverend Marshall Stewart, Reverend Susan Hobbs, and Reverend Greg Jenks officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

She was a native of Pamlico County, NC and the daughter of the late Thomas L. Carawan and the late Matilda Williamson Carawan.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters and her husband, Warren Henries in 1995.

She is survived by her children, Ron Henries and wife Wanda of Boone and Sharon Midgette and husband Joe of Garner; four grandsons, Nate Henries, Dale Henries and wife Shannon, Andy Midgette and Tommy Midgette; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4, 2014 prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to either Layden Memorial United Methodist Church 2607 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, NC 27603 or to Transitions Lifecare Hospice Home, 200 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.

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Arrangements are with McLaurin Funeral Home, Clayton, NC.