Hulda Margretta Compher, 84, of Elizabeth City, NC died July 17, 2013 at Heritage Care Nursing Home. Born in Franklin, PA, she was the daughter of the late James Diffenderfer and Helen Elizabeth Upperman Diffenderfer and the widow of Charles Curtis Compher.
She is survived by a daughter, Heather Robbins and husband, Michael of Elizabeth City, NC and their children Robert and Andrew Robbins; a son, Gregory Compher and wife, Cheryl of Charlottesville, VA, his children Laurel and Jacob Compher and their mother, D’Andra Compher and three sisters, Mildred Sellers, Hazel Hile and Mary Engle all of Chambersburg, PA. In addition to her parents and husband of fifty-nine years, she was pre-deceased by two brothers, Charles Diffenderfer and Ray Diffenderfer.
A memorial service will be held at 9:00 a. m. Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Buxton United Methodist Church, Buxton, NC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society Relay for Life, 930-B Wellness Dr. Greenville, NC 27834. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City is assisting the Compher family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences