Cotten Funeral Home

2201 Neuse Blvd, New Bern, NC


Marcella Kay Withers

February 3, 1940August 17, 2019

Marcella Kay Withers, 79, of Findlay, Ohio and New Bern, North Carolina passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

She worked at Ball Metal Corporation for 28 years. She enjoyed making blankets for her grandchildren, going out to eat, traveling, and participating with her friends in their card clubs. On Sundays you could find her watching NASCAR and cheering on Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Jr. Marcella enjoyed collecting anything that had a pig on it.

She is preceded in death by her son, Jack Withers, brother, and parents.

Marcella is survived by her three sons, Bill Withers, Robert Withers and wife, Sandy, and Jim Withers; three grandchildren, Nicholas and wife, Lexie, Hannah, and Lisa; and six great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are made by Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory.


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Marcella Kay Withers

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Carol Pfeffer

August 20, 2019

Marcie and I went to high school togther and were in the same home room. Her maiden name of Bare and mine of Bennett made it ineviatable. I remember a pretty blond with a sweet manner who took a ribbimg about her last name. Her classmates will miss her. RIP. and sweet memories to her family.