Marjorie ‘Margie’ Bray Basnight, age 81, of 114 Windy Heights, Camden, NC died Saturday, March 18, 2017 at her residence. Margie was a native of Pasquotank, born August 12, 1935 to the late Seth Harris Bray and Catherine Marie Markham Bray and was the widow of Ebert Moody Basnight. She was retired but owned and operated The Marina Restaurant for over forty years. She was a member of BPOE #856 and a member of Riverside Baptist Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Cleo M. Fulcher and husband O.C. and Vicky M. Leary and husband Jack; a son, Clarence B. Munden and wife Kathy; a sister, Carol Henderson; two grandchildren, Margie and Laura; four great grandchildren; and a special companion, Preston Barber. She was preceded in death by a sister, Doris Temple and many loved fur babies.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday March 22, 2017 at Twiford Memorial Chapel officiated by Rev. Buddy Grasty. The family will receive friends in the lobby of the funeral home following the service and at all other times at the residence. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the SPCA Of Northeastern NC, PO Box 1772, Elizabeth City, NC, 27906. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Basnight family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home(Elizabeth City)
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