Andy Waits

Andy Waits

Wanchese, NC

Andy Scarborough Waits, 70, passed away in her sleep at her residence on Monday March 17th, 2014. She was born in Wanchese and lived there for most of her early years. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Wilma Cudworth Scarborough.

Andy is survived by her husband, Bill Waits of Lake Landing NC, her sister, Nea Scarborough and niece, Bambi of Wanchese, and her two daughters, Charlene Mann and husband, Michael of Manns Harbor and Bonnie Jo Waits of Wanchese. Also left to cherish her memory are her four grandchildren, Farron, Carter, and Cole Mann and Stormy Heroux.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Bethany United Methodist Church on Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2:00pm. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the Bethany United Methodist Fellowship Hall.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC is assisting the family with arrangements.

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  1. Sybil Daniels Ross

    Love and prayers to the family. Andy will be making heaven laugh! Andy, give Wilma a hug from me.
    Blessed be.

  2. Faye Lewark Daniels

    My thoughts are with you and your family at this time; may your memories bring you comfort.

    “Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.” ~~ Eskimo Proverb

  3. Tina Donati and Davy "Mole" Carawan

    Sending love and prayers to Bill and Family … If there is anything we can do for you, please let us know. I’ve always loved and cherished Andy and will always remember the day we met … I will never forget you Andy !

  4. cookie

    We have lost a true character, but now a legend. There will never be another “Andy”. I am so glad I knew her. Hope her family knows how special she was.keep thinking of her with smiles on your face instead of cook

  5. Diana & Allen Ramsey

    So sorry to hear about this. My thoughts and prayers with the family. She was a great person.
    Diana Ward (Ramsey)

  6. Mack & Trudy Cahoon

    We are so sorry.We have had some good times together.. Prayers for the family.

  7. Robert L. Gibbs

    Bill, my Prayers and thoughts go out to you,Charlene,Bonnie,their family and friends.

  8. Barbara Hodges

    Bill my thoughts and prayers go out you and your family during this difficult time.God bless all of y’all

  9. Marsha Gibbs

    So sorry for your loss. Bill you and Andy have been friends of mine for years..My heart goes out to you and your you guys..may God give you comfort and peace…

  10. Lynda F. Midgett

    Charlene, Bonnie, Nea, Stormy and family
    Andy was so special to so many. I remember the first time I met her in Wanchese about 50 + years ago. What a special family she had. It has been quite a while since I last saw her and I know without a doubt that she no longer is in pain and she is with all those she loved who had gone before her. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

  11. Denise & Marco Gibbs

    So sorry Bill. Praying you will find Gods peace & comfort knowing she is at rest and not suffering. God Bless you and your family.

  12. Debbie and Gene Gibbs

    Bill our prayers and thoughts are with you ,my all your memories bring you happy thoughts,God Bless

  13. Loretta Simmons Massey

    So sorry to hear about Andy. Love and Comfort to the precious Waits family.

  14. Beadie "Payne" Gibbs

    Bill and family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this hard time.

  15. Jerry and Annette Jackson

    So sorry for your loss. Andy was a very sweet person and was always very good to me. Will keep your family in my prayers.

  16. Scott,David buckalew

    Bill so sorry for your loss Andy is now home,our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Scott and David

  17. Marcia Sawyer (Bryant)

    I’m certainly sorry to hear about Andy’s passing. I remember funny things with her when I was a very little girl. My daddy loved to aggravate her and she would give it right back to him. I know you all will miss her.

  18. James Cahoon

    Bill,thinking about you and your family in this very difficult time. Hope to see you soon.

  19. Bridgette Cahoon Midgett & Bernard Midgett

    Bill, Charlene & family members – Bernard and I are so sorry to hear of Andy’s passing. She was one of a kind and will never be forgotten.

  20. Ana

    I am so sorry for your loss. Although, I do not know your family personally, I would like to share some encouraging thoughts from the Bible. The Bible provides comfort during these difficult times. Revelation 21:3-4 states, And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away. Very soon now, we will never experience losing our loved ones in death. May these words give you a new hope.

  21. jinny harris mcbride

    I will never forget how much we laughed when we all lived in greenvile.
    you always knew where you stood with andy and I loved that about her. andy was one of the “most colorful” friends I ever had. look out heaven, she is feeling good now and ready to make you laugh and love life. my sympathies are with you bill and all the family

  22. Rita Jones Franklin

    Bill and family – so sorry for your loss. Will be keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers. I will never forget how much Andy made me laugh and now I expect she’s having a “laughing” good time in heaven…

  23. Mary Armstrong

    Bill and family, Andy was indeed a special person who loved to make you laugh. God Blessed all of us who knew her.

  24. Laurie Lewis

    Remember Andy so fondly, during the years I lived on outer banks, my deepest condolences to the family.

  25. Lillie Rowland

    So sorry, my thoughts and prayers are with you. I loved Andy, we had many good times growing up together in Wanchese.

  26. Laurie degabrielle

    To all of you, I am very sorry for the loss of Andy. She was a light on a dark day and a laugh a minute. She was far and away the best observer I ever fished a tournament with and the first person I ever herd call air conditioning Angel Breath. I pray she is filled with Angel Breath now. We will all mis her great since of humor and her laugh. Love to you all. Laurie

  27. Richard Cox & Naomi (Nell) Cox

    We share comfort in knowing “Andy” is no longer suffering. We send thoughts of sympathy and support to you and your family as you begin your journey without “Andy”.

  28. Gayle Grubbs

    Charlene and Bonnie Jo, so sorry to hear about Andy. She was a laugh a minute and made the world a happier place. Will be thinking about you.

  29. Teresa Gallop

    Andy was truly one of a kind, and will be greatly missed. She made a difference in so many lives, and will never be forgotten. My prayers and condolences to the family.

  30. Debi Johnson

    I was so extremely saddened to hear of Andy’s passing. She was such a spirited soul who embraced life, family and friends with unparalleled enthusiasm. There was never a dull moment when Andy was around … she was pure entertainment. I will always be very grateful to the Scarborough’s who took many of us under their wings … treated us as family … shared food and shelter. I am so very sorry for your loss … Andy will truly be missed. Rest in peace young’un … give Wilma and Charles a kiss for me.

  31. Linda Midgett

    Bonnie, Stormy, Mr Bill and family so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Andy was a great lady and will be missed by many. We love you Bonnie and Stormy. God bless your family. Love Mrs Mildred and Linda

  32. bill/pat davis

    Bill,so sorry to hear of your loss have always loved your family .Iwill never forget your sister and my best friend bonnie.Your family will help get you through this lol pat askew davis

  33. Mary Jolliff Moore

    To Andy’s family, my condolences. She was one of a kind, and kept her sense of humor through a host of troubles. I pray God will get you through this time of sorrow, and I’m sure you have a ton of memories to bring out when you need them.

  34. Amanda Schmitt

    My condolences to Bill Waits and family during this difficult time. God Bless each of you!

  35. George and Linda Pearce (Manteo, NC)

    Our sympathies to Andy’s friends and loving family. Although we hadn’t spent time with her in recent years, there are good memories from days past. Wishing you comfort in this sad time.

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