Herbert Davenport

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 Herbert C. Davenport, Sr., 84, 114 Tillie Lane, Aydlett, NC died Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Albemarle Hospital.  Born in Hickory, VA, he was the son of the late Herbert Clarence Davenport and Sarah Cartwright Whitehurst and step-father, Oden Whitehurst and was the husband of Audrey Oram  Davenport.  He  served in the United States Air Force, and retired as an electrician with the Northwest Security Group.  He was a lifetime member of the Currituck Hunt Club and a fifty year member of the Currituck Masonic Lodge #463 AF & AM. 

 In addition to his wife of sixty-four years, he is survived by three sons, Herbert C. Davenport, Jr. and wife, Georgie  of Grandy,  Wayne Davenport of Poplar Branch, NC and Jeff Davenport and wife, Shawn of Powells Point, NC; a daughter, Brenda Davenport Gallop and husband, Ralph of Harbinger; a sister,  Diane Parmer and husband, Carl of Granbury, TX; grandchildren, Crissy Fairley, Julie Kennington, Brad Gallop, H. C. Davenport III, Drew Gallop, Halie Davenport, Shelby Davenport, Ryan Moffett and Bobby Lee Evans and eleven great grandchildren.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters Elizabeth Davenport Dodson and Elbertia Davenport.

 A graveside service with Masonic Rites will take place Monday, December  10, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Powells Point Christian Church Cemetery, in Harbinger, NC with Wayne Twiford officiating.  Visitation will be Sunday, 6:00 to 7:30 p. m. at the residence.  Twiford Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Davenport family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.twifordfh.com.




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  1. Mr.&Mrs Fred Sargent

    Mrs Davenport,we were so sorry to hear of the passing of Herb., our heart goes out to you and family with our love and condolences. Sincerely Fred & Pam

  2. Chris Hooper

    I am so sorry to hear of Brother Davenport’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with the whole family.THANKS for the opportunity to come in your home and be present for his 50yr award. Mrs. Audrey it was so good to get to talk with you both. GOS BLESS YOU ALL.

  3. Cheryl Herns

    Herb and Georgie, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers as well as my thoughts. God Bless.

  4. Carolyn Jones Barnes

    I was sorry to read of your father’s passing Herbert. Please accept my condolences.

    Carolyn Jones Barnes

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