The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


March 25, 2013

Cornella Drye

Sunday, March 24, 2013 — Cornella Doby Drye, 89, of Albemarle, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, at Stanly Regional Medical Center.

Her graveside service will be at 2  p.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at Fairview Memorial Park with Rev. Leslee Wray officiating. The family received friends at Stanly Funeral Home on Sunday, March 24, 2013, from 6-8 p.m.

Born July 24, 1923, in Stanly County, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Charles Richard Doby and Annie Thompson Doby and was a retired employee of Wiscassett Mills Company.

She was a member of First Street United Methodist Church. She loved candlewicking and embroidering and she enjoyed doing crossword puzzles. She also loved cats. 

Ms. Drye is survived by a great-niece, Crystal M. Eudy of Albemarle, two great-nephews: Charles Misenheimer and James Misenheimer of Albemarle; and a number of great-nieces and great-nephews.

At other times the family will be at the home of James Misenheimer, 24742 Austin Road, Albemarle, NC 28001.

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