Eleanor Hughes

Eleanor Hughes

Eleanor Quidley Hughes, 74, of 1206 Glenndale Drive Lot 11, Elizabeth City, NC died Sunday, October 21, 2012 at Vidant Hospice in Greenville, NC.  Born in Camden, NC, she was the daughter of the late Walley and Pearl Quidley.  Ms. Hughes was a lifetime member of the New Sawyer’s Creek Baptist Church.

 She is survived by two daughters, Theresa Brumsey and Marsette Gregory and husband Kermit, all of Elizabeth City, NC; a son, Roosevelt Hughes of Chesapeake, VA; three sisters, Earline Quidley of Plymouth, NC, Shirley Griffin and husband James of South Mills, NC and Vernell Elliot of Elizabeth City, NC; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.  Along with her parents, Ms. Hughes was preceded in death by her daughter, Vera Hughes.

 A funeral service will take place Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. at Twiford Memorial Chapel with Bishop David L. White, Jr. officiating.  Burial will follow in the New Sawyer’s Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.  Twiford Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Hughes family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.twifordfh.com.

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  1. Cindy Gibbs & Family

    Marsette, we were so sorry to hear about your loss. Mrs Eleanor was truely a wonderful person inside and out. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Wanda Dozier

    At this time I send my condolences and prayers to the family. She will be missed greatly, I know that she was a wonderful Mother and grandmother. Often times in our conversations she would brag about her grandchildren, often she would say something off the cuff and you could only laugh. To Theresa, Roosevelt, Marsitte, and the grandkids; and the rest of the family, know that I wanted to be there,and in spirit I will be. In one of my last conversations with her, she blessed me so, her faith, her courage, her love for her family, and her love for life will never leave the hears of all who knew her.

    May the Lord comfort you as His peace rests upon you all during this time.


  3. Maria A Barnes & Gertrude A Sivels (Twins)

    The grief of Eleanor passing,has really sadden us. She was a woman of elegance. Her passion of love, life, and family, she carried on her sleeve. Her nature with work, growing beautiful plants,and style of dress with fashion… We will cherish her memories always..with our love.. the TWINS..Gert and Maria **********May God Bless the family.

  4. Helen Brown

    To the family of my dear cousin, may God give you comfort at this difficult time. Eleanor was always there for my parents. We will truly miss her.

    Helen (Little sister)

  5. tammy and doris moore{{{{{{ twins

    marsette,,roosevelt,,and theresa,,i sad to hear about your mother passing,,,,my hearts go out to you,,me and my sister knows what you are going threw,,because we lost our mother last year…we send you love and prays to each one of you.god loves will get you threw this pain,,just put your trust in him..he will comfort you in this time of need…your mother was the most kind person ,,and loving person,,she will be missed..we will keep you in our prays,,god bless the family

  6. kim christian-liverman

    My prayers goes out to the family at this time of sorrow. Ms. Eleanor was a very classy lady,kind hearted,and loving she will be truly missed by many she would give you the shirt off her back GOD has planted a beautiful flower in his garden stay strong.

  7. Overton Family

    We offer our deepest condolences to your family. May God be with you all during this period of mourning.

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