Ilys Thompson Outlaw, 81 of 6311 Caratoke Highway, Grandy, NC died Monday, December 9, 2013 at Sentara Barco. Mrs. Outlaw, a native of Pasquotank County, was the daughter of the late Clyde William Thompson and Gladys Speight Thompson. She was a member of Poplar Branch Baptist Church and a retired concierge from Sanderling Inn.
She is survived by a daughter, Janett Gale Barnard and husband Willie of Poplar Branch, NC; a son, Gerry Mitchell Outlaw of Grandy, NC; a sister, Hattie Lou Mullins of Chesapeake, VA; seven grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Gretchen Starr Weikel; a son C. Glenn Outlaw; and a brother, Douglas Thompson.
A funeral service will be Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Poplar Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. F. Joe Griffith officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately after the service in the church fellowship hall and at other times at the residence of the daughter, Janett Gale Barnard, 831 Aydlett Road, Poplar Branch, NC. Twiford Funeral Home, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Outlaw family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences