Treva E. Marker

December 17, 1919November 7, 2012

Treva E. Marker, age 92 of Raleigh, North Carolina and formerly of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 6:50 P.M. Wednesday November 7, 2012 at the Uni Health Post-Acute Care Center of Raleigh, N.C. Treva was born December 17, 1919 in Piqua, Ohio and the daughter of the late Charles Oliver & Esta Fern (Faehl) Murphy.

She had formerly been employed for 20 years as a PBX Operator with the Treaty Company of Greenville. A member of the First Congregational Christian Church and Alpha Delta Omega Sorority of Greenville and a Volunteer at Wayne Hospital, also of Greenville.

In addition to her parents, Treva was preceded in death by her husband Robert J. Marker September 1987; brothers Ferdie Murphy and Ralph Murphy, half-brother Raymond Atkinson and Sister Orpha Barron.

Treva is survived by her daughter Karen Marker (Patrick) Driscoll of Cary, N.C.; grandchildren Richard G. (Ann-Marie) Rhoads Jr. and Cynthia R. (Chris) McQueen; great grandchildren Chelsea Fellers, Kyle Rhoads, William Merrill and Brandon McQueen; half-sisters Ruby Sholley and Virginia Sipe and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday November 13, 2012 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Rev. Don Myers officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until time of services in the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Alzheimer’s Association of Wake County North Carolina.

“The Family would like to thank the staff of Uni Health and United Hospice for their loving care.”

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November 14, 2012

Bob and Treva were neighbors behind our house in Greenville. You couldn't find better people. Those were great times. Bob taught my son how to play ball.

Bill and Jane Buschur (Henderson, Nevada)

Sharon Roberson

November 12, 2012

Aunt Treva---Another Angel has gone to heaven.Your smile and the love that you have always showed to those around you will never be forgotten.....sharon

November 9, 2012

Cindi, you are correct. You are a darling version of her. How precious. Praying for you and your family.

Cindy Parker (Raleigh, NC)

Rick Rhoads

November 9, 2012

We will miss you grandma.

Bonnie Andersen

November 9, 2012

Dearest Karen and Family,

It is with heart felt sorrow that I send my deepest sympathy and condolences to you for your loss of Mother. You and the children are in my thoughts and prayers. You have taken wonderful care of Mother and now may you take some comfort in Mother's peace.