Dana Thomas Brindley, 54, of Kill Devil Hills, died peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, October 18, 2012 with his dog companion, “Cotton” by his side. Dana had a zest for life and conquered his achievements head on. He was the owner and operator of the Jockey’s Ridge Exxon and also Creative Landscaping until an accident caused him to retire.
He is preceded in death by his beloved mother, Jean Bell Brindley and a brother, Richard “Ricky” Allen Brindley.
Dana is survived by his only child, Joshua Heath Brindley of Wilmington, NC; his father, Richard Allen Brindley and wife, Pat of Norfolk, VA; two sisters, Deborah B. Doxey and husband, Craig of Kitty Hawk, NC and Dianne B. Boyd and husband, Milton of Nags Head, NC; two brothers, David Allen Brindley and wife, Sandra of Marquette, MI and Douglas Richard Brindley and wife, Joan of Southern Shores, NC. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends who loved him dearly. One very close friend/companion/caregiver who will truly miss him is Carrie Ledman. “May God’s grace be put upon us.”
A memorial service will be held at Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm. The family will receive friends at the home of Dianne Boyd, 106 W. Northport Ln., Nags Head. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Ark International Church, P.O. Box 668, Nags Head, NC 27959.
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences