Jerry Farrow Underwood, 80, of 802 Briarwood, Elizabeth City, NC died Friday, March 10, 2017 at his home. He was born December 15, 1936, in Murfreesboro, NC to the late Phillip Dodridge Underwood and Martha Elizabeth Moore Underwood and was the husband of Catherine Louise Smith Underwood. He was an Aircraft Electrician, a member of the Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, a longtime member of the Albemarle Bass Master’s Club and the Cherry Glade Hunting club, and served in the U.S. Air Force.
In addition to his wife he is survived by three daughters, Teresa Ann Underwood and Sherry Underwood Ownley both of Elizabeth City, NC and Toni Cartwright Bundy of Hertford, NC; three sons, Michael Dwayne Underwood of Camden, NC, Phillip Duffy Underwood of Manteo, NC, and John Hilton Underwood of Currituck, NC; 16 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; a sister, Phyllis Bryant of Murfreesboro, NC; and a brother, Phillip Arnold Underwood of Goldsboro, NC.
A memorial service will be held Friday, March 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Twiford Memorial Chapel officiated by the Rev. Clay Manos. The family will receive friends at the home following the service.
Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Underwood family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home (Elizabeth City)
405 East Church Street