Danny Ray Showers, 62, of 500 Rivers Retreat, Elizabeth City, NC died Monday, September 2, 2013 at his residence. He was born in Elizabeth City and was the son of Leslie Kendall Whidbee and Grace Marie Creef Whidbee of Elizabeth City, NC. He retired as a groundskeeper from Norfolk State University after thirty years and attended Pearl Street Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Besides his parents he is survived by a sister, Sherry Burt and husband Dave of Denver, NC; two brothers, Reid Basnight and wife Mary Ann and William E. Whidbee and wife Lisa all of Elizabeth City, NC; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at West Lawn Cemetery with the Rev. Rick Lowery officiating. The family will receive friends at his parents’ residence, 914 Third Street, Elizabeth City, NC. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Showers family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences