Anita Louise Matthews, 50, of Franklinton, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, after a brief illness. A native of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., she was born July 8, 1963, to Robert and Wanda Robinson Sackett.
Anita and her husband have resided in Franklinton for seven years. Anita was preceded in death by her father, Robert, and a sister, Patricia Sackett.
Surviving are her husband of 13 years, Andrew H. “Andy” Matthews, of Franklinton; her mother, Wanda M. Sackett, of Wake Forest; three brothers, Robert (Pam) Sackett of Hudson, N.Y., Bruce (Nancy) Sackett, of Youngsville, and Michael (Ailene) Sackett, of Youngsville; three sisters, Judy (William) Crocco, of Youngsville, Sharon (Pete) Sackett, of Gainesville, Fla., and Wendy (Al) Briggs, of Orlando, Fla.
The family will be present 10-11 a.m. Friday, Jan.10, at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, 504 East Mason St., Franklinton, where funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Flowers are accepted or memorial donations in Anita’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 8300 Health Park #10, Raleigh, N.C. 27615.
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