Aberdeen, NC


Doris Lee Kerns, 86, died peacefully at her home in Aberdeen, NC, April 30, 2017


No service is planned at this time.


She is survived by her daughter Madelon Lewis of Aberdeen, NC, son Stevie Kerns of Aberdeen, NC, three brothers, Eugene Jacobs and wife Mary of Pinehurst, NC, Robert Jacobs and wife Rosemary of Columbus, Ohio, and Ronnie Jacobs and wife Carla of Pinehurst, NC. She had two grandchildren, six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.


She was a long time resident of Moore County and a strong willed woman who lived life to the fullest.


Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38106.


Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines, NC is assisting the family.


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  1. I am so sorry for your loss. May the love of your family and friends continue to comfort you at this time. One thing that I have personally found that helps me to cope when I lost a loved one is the promises held out in the Bible such as the one found at

  2. Madelon and family, We were sorry to here of your mother’s passing. Love and prayers are sent your way.


  3. To the family of Doris Kerns: So very sorry to hear about Doris Your mom was the sweetest lady that I had the privalage to call my friend. All those years at Dossenbachs were truly great times. We all laughed alot during those wonderful times. May the Lor

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