Calvin Preston Forbes, 49, of 875 South Sandyhook Road, Shiloh, NC died Sunday, February 16, 2014 at Chowan Hospital. A native of Pasquotank County, he was the son of the late John Leslie Forbes and Ora Leigh Riggs Forbes and the husband of Martha Ann Baker. He was a retired residential carpenter, a member of Riddle Pentecostal Church, a member and Past Master of Hall Masonic Lodge # 53 AF&AM, and the Order of the Eastern Star.
Besides his wife he is survived by a sister, Faye Forbes Perry and husband Brian of Shiloh, NC; a brother, Stephen Forbes and wife Christine of Shiloh, NC; four nieces; one nephew; one great niece; and one great nephew.
A memorial service will be Friday, February 21, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Riddle Pentecostal Church with the Rev. John Mason and the Rev. Roland Cooper officiating followed by Masonic Rites. The family will receive friends following the service in the Fellowship Hall and at other times at the residence of Faye and Brian Perry, 948 South Sandyhook Road, Shiloh, NC. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Forbes family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences