Mark Douglas Wetherington
Mark Douglas Wetherington, 59, of Cove City departed this life on May 6, 2023. Mark loved his family and enjoyed being outdoors. Mark had a big heart and would do all he could for those that needed him. He would always go the extra mile to look out for those that he loved.
He worked with Daniels & Daniels Construction for the last three years of his life as a Superintendant, where he spent two of those years working with his crew at Marine Raider. He took pride in his work and was dedicated to doing his best.
Mark leaves behind his loving, caring, love of his life wife, Kristie Marie Wetherington. They spent twenty amazing years side by side enjoying life together. He also leaves behind his Mother, Evelyn Wells Drake of Cove City, his brother Jerry Wetherington (Phyllis) of Cove City and his brother Billy Drake (Beverly) of Vanceboro.
Mark leaves behind his four children, Bradley Wetherington of New Bern, Brandon Wetherington of Roanoke Rapids, Jacob Tripp and Susanna Tripp both of Cove City. He has several grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends that he loved very much. He was predeceased by a brother Steve Wetherington.
His family will meet at Wells Family Cemetery to celebrate Mark’s precious life on May 13th at 1:00 p.m. for a graveside service. The family would like to thank each of you for the kindness you have shown during their time of loss.