4/17/2019 5:45:00 PM Janet Marie Dellinger Eaker May 22, 1952 - April 17, 2019
CHERRYVILLE, N.C. - Mrs. Janet Marie Dellinger Eaker, 66, of Bess Chapel Church Road, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Atrium Health in Lincolnton.
Janet was born in Lincoln County, N.C. on May 22, 1952 a daughter of Wilma Miller Dellinger of Cherryville and the late John F. Dellinger. She was a member of Bess Chapel United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women and also served the church in many other capacities. Janet worked for Doran Mills in Cherryville, Pathways in Gastonia and retired from Partners Behavioral Health in Hickory. She was also a member of Fallston Chapter #282 Order of the Eastern Star.
In addition to her mother, survivors include her husband of 48 years, Robert Craft "Snake" Eaker of the home; a son Mark Eaker and wife MaryEllen; a grandson, Lance Alston Eaker; a brother, John Dellinger and wife Katie and a niece, Sandy Dellinger all of Cherryville.
Visitation will be from 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019 at Bess Chapel United Methodist Church and at other times the family will be at the home.
Funeral Services will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019 at Bess Chapel United Methodist Church with Pastor Alice Day officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery with Eastern Star Rites.
Memorials may be made to Bess Chapel United Methodist Church Handbell Choir/Youth, c/o Linda Towery, 2357 Bess Chapel Church Road, Cherryville, NC 28021.
Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Cherryville, N.C. is serving the Eaker family.