Geraldine Moore Saunders, 81 of 1130 N. Road Street, Elizabeth City, NC died Monday, September 2, 2013 in Albemarle Hospital. She was born on July 10, 1932 in Charlotte County, VA to the late Freeman L. Moore, Sr. and Jenny Clark Moore. Mrs. Saunders was the wife of Allen Goodman Saunders. She was retired having worked at Winslow Oil Company and Crossroads Oil Company, Hertford. She was active in the Eastern Star, Chapter 44, a volunteer at Albemarle Hospital and a member of Corinth Baptist Church and the Golden Circle Sunday School Class.
She is survived by daughter, Diane I. Manning and husband William; son, William T. Icenhour and wife Ella; daughter, Tammie I. Lewis and husband Karl all of Elizabeth City; two sisters, Phyllis M. Clements and husband Carl of Saxe, VA and Nadine M. VanHorn and husband Bucky of Battleboro, NC; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Freeman L. Moore, Jr. and Nathan “Buck” Moore.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Corinth Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Dr. David Turner. Burial will follow in West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends and relatives Tuesday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 p. m. at Twiford Funeral Home, Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC; on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until the service time; and at other times at the residence. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Saunders family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences