Maria Lynn Lucas, 54, of Havelock, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at CarolinaEast Medical Center, New Bern.

Maria Lynn Lucas, 54, of Havelock, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at CarolinaEast Medical Center, New Bern.

She served in the Army and was a police officer for Elon College. She enjoyed fishing, shooting pool, riding motorcycles, and being an artist.

She is survived by her father, George Lee Lucas Sr.; four brothers Patrick Lucas of Monroe, George Lee Lucas Jr. of Pee Dee, and Timmy Lucas and Roger Lucas of Star; and one sister, Chelsea Lucas of Kansas City, Mo.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Montgomery County Humane Society, 1150 Okeewemee Road, Troy, NC 27371.