Obituary of Mike Driver
Mike Driver, 69, of Cherokee passed away on March 20, 2021. Mr. Driver was born in Cherokee on April 19, 1951 to the late Watty and Annie Driver. He retired from the Tribal Gaming Commission after also working at Dayco, Anton, and as a mechanic for many years. He loved spending time with his grandbabies. In addition, he loved to play pool and always checked on his neighbors. He is survived by children Libby Driver Ensley (B Ensley), Amy Pete Ochoa (Agustin), Cal Joseph Pete, and Manus Pete (Ceri); sisters and brothers, Loretta Davis (Haven), Bob Driver (Rita) and Watty Driver Jr. (Nancy); twenty two grandchildren, Timiyah Brown (Elijah), Kellen Ensley, Leo Pete (Cheyenne), Tino Pete (Shelby), Devon Cucumber, Chad Cucumber, Nickolas, Kyle Pete, Noah Pete, Layla Pete, Mathias Pete, Primo Pete, Enzo Pete, Sylas Pete, Kelly Pete, Lilly Pete, Galilea Pete, Riley Pete, Septamus Pete, Manus Pete II, and Octavius Pete and one great grandchild on the way and an aunt, Eva Reed. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a daughter, Tammi Pete; one brother, John Henry Driver; one sister in law, Nell Driver, and a number of aunts uncles, nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 11:00am at the George Family Cemetery in Cherokee. Reverend Scotty Chekelelee will officiate. Crisp Funeral Home is assisting the Driver family with arrangements.To plant a tree in memory of Mike Driver, please visit Tribute Store
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
George Family Cemetery
Swimmer Branch Road
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
Crisp Funeral Home was established in 1997 by Michael L. Crisp to better serve the families of Swain County and surrounding areas.
669 Highway 19 South - PO Box 1639
Bryson City, NC 28713
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