Doris Carney Blake

July 29, 1943 - April 25, 2016
Doris Carney Blake

Doris Carney Blake 72, of Wilmington died Monday April 25, 2016 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Doris was born July 29, 1943 in Charlotte, NC the daughter of the late Carlton Eugene and Doris Northrop Smith Carney, and retired from Corning. She was the widow of Oscar Blake who passed on November 7, 2011 and was also preceded in death by a son Mark Allen Rogers, brother Bobby Williams and a sister Charlotte Moore.

Surviving are sons Robert Rogers III of Wilmington and Stephen G. Rogers and wife Misty of Big Rock, TN., daughters Melissa Blake of Fletcher, NC and Angela Marshall, and a brother William Edward Knowles and wife Mildred  of Wilmington, grandchildren Connor, Duncan, Zuri and Alyssa, and her beloved cats Taz and Cutie Pie.

Services will be private.

She loved the ocean and was a member of the humane society where the family would like memorial contributions be made in her memory.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation , 1535 South 41st Street, Wilmington, NC. 28403.  910.791.9099.


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  • April 29, 2016
    Amber libbert says:
    Miss Doris, we miss you at bible study, but we know you are truly living with Jesus. Much peace and comfort to her family, sweet lady will be missed.