Laura Lee Midgett Jones, 84, of Manteo, NC died on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Jones was the daughter of the late George Lewis Midgett and Beatrice Midget and the widow of the late William Henry Jones. She was retired from the State of NC, was a lunchroom worker, and was also an insurance agent. She was a charter member of Manteo Faith Baptist Church.
Besides her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by three brothers, Sheldon D. Midgett, Rondal L. Midgett and Claude A. Midgett; a grandson, Talmadge Wayne Jones; and a son-in-law, Edward J. Dunnigan.
Mrs. Jones is survived by a son, William T. Jones and wife, Jenny; a daughter, Linda J. Dunnigan; two grandchildren, Jeannie J. Light and husband, David, and Amy C. Elkins and husband, Bud; step-grandchildren, Margaret J. Dunnigan and Meredith L. Dunnigan; great-grandchildren, David W. Light and Logan G. Elkins; sisters, Carolyn M. Johnson, Janet M. Tillett, Beatrice M. Robbins, Marty M. Beasley and Betty M. Duncan; and a brother, Issac V. Midgett.
The family will receive friends at Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Funeral services will be held at Manteo Faith Baptist Church on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Gerald Craddock officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Manteo Faith Baptist Church, POB 5, Manteo, NC 27954.
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at www.TwifordFH.com.
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