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Miriam Cooper Russell

Miriam Cooper Russell

EC RUSSELL Elizabeth City, N.C. Miriam Cooper Russell, 75, of 119 Bayshore Drive, Elizabeth City, NC, died Sunday, December 11, 2005 at her residence. She was born August 22, 1930, in Pasquotank County, and was the daughter of the late Jarvis Cooper and Queenie White Cooper. She was a member of the Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church, member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Ladies Auxiliary, and a retired cafeteria employee with the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools. She was preceded in death by: her husband Haywood Woodrow ‘Big Boy’ Russell... (Read complete obituary here)

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Amber Elizabeth Knight

Amber Elizabeth Knight

EC KNIGHT Elizabeth City, NC Amber Elizabeth Knight, 22, of 223 Poplar Drive, Weeksville Community, Elizabeth City, NC, died Sunday, January 8, 2006 at her residence. Amber was born March 1, 1983, in Norfolk, VA, daughter of David Lee Knight and Gloria Loraine Lane Knight of Elizabeth City, NC. She was a graduate of Northeastern High School, Class of 2001, a member of Avalon Church of Christ in Virginia Beach, VA, and a student at COA. Besides her parents, Amber is survived by: her sister Christina Knight Cartwright and husband ‘Pee Wee’ Kevin Cartwright;... (Read complete obituary here)

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John W. Tatum

John W. Tatum

EC TATUM Elizabeth City, NC John William Tatum, age 88, of 104 Chadburn Avenue, Elizabeth City, NC, died Monday, January 9, 2006, in Albemarle Hospital. He was a native of Portland, TN, and was son of the late H. V. Tatum and Mattie Willey Tatum. He was husband of the late Elizabeth Kent Tatum. Mr. Tatum was retired with US Navy AMSC with 20 years of service. He was also a retired Assistant Fire Chief with the United States Coast Guard Base, a member of Elizabeth City Chief Petty Officers Club, and a member of the Eureka Masonic Lodge # 317 AF & AM. He is survived... (Read complete obituary here)

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Louis Britton, Jr.

Louis Britton, Jr.

EC Britton Louis M. Britton, Jr. Native of Currituck, NC Mr. Louis Melvin Britton, Jr., age 59,of 1302 Eastway Drive, Elizabeth City, NC, died Friday, in Elizabeth City. Mr. Britton grew up in Jarvisburg, NC. He was the son of the late Louis Melvin Britton, Sr., and Velma Sykes Britton. Mr. Britton was a brick mason and a US Army Veteran of the Viet Nam War having received the Purple Heart. Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Monique Lassister of Philadelphia, PA; a son, Jason Hunter of Hertford, NC; a sister, Gloria Harrell of Richmond, VA; a brother, Bobby Britton of Elizabeth... (Read complete obituary here)

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William Cox, Sr.

William Cox, Sr.

EC COX Barco, NC William Irvin Cox, Sr., 82, of 4135 Caratoke Highway, Barco, NC, died Sunday, January 8, 2006 at his residence. Mr. Cox was born May 24, 1923 in Currituck County, NC and was the son of the late John James Cox and Lou Doxey Cox. He was a retired automotive mechanic with Phillips Oldsmobile of Virginia Beach, VA, member of the South Norfolk Congregational Christian Church, and a member of the Currituck Masonic Lodge # 463 A.F. & A.M. of Coinjock, NC for over 50 years. Survivors include: his wife Agnes Ferebee Cox; daughter Joyce Cox Winborne... (Read complete obituary here)

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James F. Feamster

James F. Feamster

Kill Devil Hills, NC James Franklin Feamster, 67, died Thursday, January 5, 2006 at his residence. Born in Alderson, WV, he was the son of the late George Samuel Feamster, Sr. and the late Lena Karns Feamster. He was a member of the Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church, a Master Mason with Shryock Lodge #47 in Ronceverte, WV, and a member of the American Legion Post #26. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Ann Feamster. Mr. Feamster is survived by his wife, Susan Vermilya Feamster of the residence; four sisters, Marjorie Feamster Sharp of Grafton, VA, Rebecca Feamster... (Read complete obituary here)

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James Silcox

James Silcox

James H. ‘Wassie’ Silcox Native of Little Rock, AR James H. ‘Wassie’ Silcox, 71, of 2309 Elliott Ave., Apt 1B, Portsmouth, VA, died Friday, January 6, 2006 at Norfolk Healthcare. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Twiford’s Colonial Chapel, 929 Battlefield Blvd. South, Chesapeake, VA, is assisting the Silcox family. To sign the online guest register, visit www.twifordfh.com ... (Read complete obituary here)

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Frances Schott

Frances Schott

Kill Devil Hills, NC Frances Wilson Schott, 84, died Friday, January 6, 2006 in Nags Head, NC. She was the daughter of the late James Wilson and the late Evelyn Nebel Wilson Kaufmann and was the widow of John Julius Schott. She was formerly the manager of the Community Store at King’s Park Psychiatric Center and was a member of the Civil Service Employees Association. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jacqueline Bradley and a brother, James Wilson. Mrs. Schott is survived by two daughters, Barbara Byrne of Kill Devil Hills, NC and Melody Grosskreuz... (Read complete obituary here)

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Mary Freeman

Mary Freeman

Mary K. Freeman Chesapeake ‘ Mary K. Freeman, 81, beloved sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Jan. 4, 2006 at Sentara Leigh Hospital. She is survived by four children, daughters Rosemary Satterfield and Paula Younger of Chesapeake; sons, Ronald Freeman of Chesapeake and John Freeman presently serving in Iraq. She has three brothers, Tony Miceli of PA; Frank Miceli of KY and Sammy Miceli of Germany. She was blessed with ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She touched so many lives. There will be a private service held for the family. Her... (Read complete obituary here)

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Roger Bean

Roger Bean

Roger Allen Bean, 59, died Tuesday, January 3, 2006, at his residence. Mr. Bean was born in Stowe, VT and was a deck hand and first mate for a local dolphin watch company. He has been a resident in the area for the past twenty years. Mr. Bean was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing and kayaking. A memorial service will held at a later date. ... (Read complete obituary here)

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Christine Scolaro

Christine Scolaro

Christine Myers Scolaro, 80, passed away Friday, December 9th after a long battle with cancer. She was born in Auburn, New York, but has lived in Fairfax, Virginia and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina for many years. She was a graduate of Auburn East High School and the College of New Rochelle. She was an avid swimmer and Girl Scout Leader for many years. Christine was a member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church of Kitty Hawk, N.C. and a member of the choir for twenty years. Her brother, Jim and sister, Dorothy predeceased her. Surviving are her husband of fifty-eight years, Sam; three daughters;... (Read complete obituary here)

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Richard Herron, Jr.

Richard Herron, Jr.

Duck, NC Richard Albert Herron, Jr., 50, died Monday, January 2, 2006 in Southern Shores. Mr. Herron was born in Elkton, MD and was owner/operator of several restaurants in the Duck area. He was the son of Richard Albert Herron, Sr. and Marjorie Haggerty Herron, both of Elkton, MD and the husband of Catherine Herron of Duck. Besides his parents and wife, he is survived by two daughters, Kascie Herron and Ciera Herron, both of Rising Sun, MD; two sisters; Diane Campbell and husband, Mike of Havre de Grace, MD and Teresa Watson and husband, Don of Milford, VA; two brothers; Larry Herron and wife,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Ada Dowdy

Ada Dowdy

EC Dowdy Ada Ellen Dowdy Resident of Waterlily, NC Ada Ellen Dowdy, 82, 1036 Waterlily Road, Coinjock, NC, died Saturday, December 31, 2005 at Albemarle Hospital. She was born in Welshfield, OH; the daughter of the late Peter D. Miller and Anna Schrock Miller and was the wife of Joseph E. Dowdy of the residence. Mrs. Dowdy was a member of New Life Family Center, a volunteer at Albemarle Resource Center and was known as a mom to many people. Besides her husband, Mrs. Dowdy is survived by a daughter, Ellen Dowdy Lee of Portsmouth, VA; two sons, Joseph... (Read complete obituary here)

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Jemima Markham

Jemima Markham

EC Markham Jemima James Markham Resident of Elizabeth City, NC Jemima James Markham, 102, of 912 Hunnicutt Ave., Elizabeth City, NC, died Monday, January 2, 2006 at Guardian Care Nursing Home. She was born in Pasquotank County, NC; the daughter of the late John Calvin and Fannie Coppersmith James and was the widow of Talmadge Markham. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church, a charter member of the Albemarle Craftsman Guild and a life long member of the NC Extension and Community Association. Mrs. Markham is survived by a step son, Tommy Markham and wife... (Read complete obituary here)

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John Calvin Walston

John Calvin Walston

John C. Walston Chesapeake ‘ John Calvin Walston, 93, died December 29, 2004. Mr. Walston was born in Weeksville, NC to the late Sarah Elizabeth Banks and Durant Barco Walston. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, the Woodmen of the World and an avid collector of cameras and typewriters, who loved working with his hands. Mr. Walston was predeceased by two wives, Maysville Harrell Walston and Mary Jennings Walston. Survivors include one daughter, Barbara ‘Bobbie’ W. Austin and husband Frank of Chesapeake; step-daughter, Mary Jo Ward of Chesapeake; one brother,... (Read complete obituary here)

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June Everton

June Everton

EC EVERTON Grandy, NC June Estelle ‘Judy’ Kelly Everton, age 79, of 135 North Keller Lane, Grandy, NC, died Thursday, December 30, 2004, in Albemarle Hospital. She was a native of Sidney, Australia, daughter of the late Ned Kelly and Mabel Jean Hanslow. She was the wife of Roy Melton Everton, Jr. of the residence, and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of The Coinjock American Legion Post #288 Besides her husband she is survived by two daughters, Kelly Everton of Grandy, NC, and Nancy Everton of Chesapeake, VA; one son, Kevin Everton of Grandy, NC; one granddaughter,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Aline Pierce

Aline Pierce

EC Pierce Aline Sawyer Pierce Resident of South Mills, NC Aline Sawyer Pierce, age 84, of 1147 North Hwy. 343, South Mills, NC, died Thursday, December 30, 2004 at her residence. She was born in South Mills, NC; daughter of the late Robert Sawyer and Kate Sawyer Riggs and was the widow of Curtis W. Pierce. She attended New Beginnings Assembly of God. Mrs. Pierce is survived by a daughter, Kay P. Banks and husband James of South Mills, NC; a son, John D. Pierce of South Mills, NC; a sister, Wilma Humphries and husband Pete of Powells Point, NC; five... (Read complete obituary here)

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James Voliva

James Voliva

EC VOLIVA Moyock, NC James Martin ‘Jimmy’ Voliva, Sr., age 68, of 136 East Ridge Road, Moyock, NC, died Friday, December 31, 2004, in Albemarle Hospital. He was a native Camden County, NC, son of Elizabeth Sawyer Voliva of Elizabeth City, NC, and the late Clyde S. Voliva, and husband of Dorothy P. ‘Dot’ Voliva of the residence. Mr. Voliva served in the US Air force, and was retired from the Ford Motor Company and past president of local 919. He was also retired from the U.A.W. International as Representative Region #8, and was a former County Commissioner... (Read complete obituary here)

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William Ralph

William Ralph

EC RALPH Elizabeth City, NC William Thomas Ralph, age 81, of 1224 US Highway 17 South, Elizabeth City, NC, died Wednesday, December 28, 2004, at his residence. He was a native of Pasquotank County, NC, son of the late Dorsey Ralph, and Minnie Pritchard Ralph, and husband of the late Lydia Snooksé“” Margaret Hooker Ralph. He was a retired Maintenance Foreman with Carolina Feed and Seed, and was a Baptist. Mr. Ralph is survived by two daughters, Poppy Hassell and her husband, Stanley, and Marsha Elaine Ralph all of Elizabeth City, NC; one daughter in law, Darlene Bundy... (Read complete obituary here)

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Edna Carter

Edna Carter

EC Carter Edna Mountain Carter Johnstown, PA native Mrs. Edna Louise Mountain Carter, age 91, of 401 Hastings Lane, Elizabeth City, NC, died Thursday, December 30, 2004, at Carolina House of Elizabeth City. Mrs. Carter, a native of Johnston, PA, was the daughter of the late William Mountain and Sue Ellen Frew Mountain and the widow of Mark Lee Carter. She was a Methodist and a homemaker. Mrs. Carter is survived by a daughter, Candace Lee Roth, and husband Gary, of Edenton, NC; a sister, Audrey Courter of Greensboro, NC; two grandsons, Mark Carter Roth and John Scott Roth; and two great grandsons,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Clay Robertson

Clay Robertson

EC ROBERTSON Elizabeth City, NC Clay Fernando Robertson, age 33, of 814 Beech Street, Elizabeth City, NC, died at his residence Tuesday, December 28, 2004. He was a native of Elizabeth City, NC, and was a Foreman with the Elizabeth City Cotton Mill. He is survived by his daughter, Hailey Marie Robertson of Elizabeth City, NC; his mother and step father, Spring McDonald McLawhorn and Joe McLawhorn of Elizabeth City, NC; his father, Millard Robertson of New Bern, NC; one sister, Cassie Cartwright and her husband Kevin of Shiloh, NC; one half sister, Crystal Robertson Wilson of Elizabeth... (Read complete obituary here)

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Marilyn Hurr

Marilyn Hurr

Marilyn A. Hurr, 61, beloved wife, mother and friend, passed away Dec. 25, 2004. She was a member of Kempsville Presbyterian Church. A native of Moncks Corner, S.C., she was predeceased by her mother, Sarah N. Ayers Sheppard and her father, John O. Ayers. Marilyn is survived by her husband of 40 years, William K. “Ben” Hurr; four sons, Will Hurr of Anchorage, Alaska, Jeff and Donna Hurr of Virginia Beach, John and Amy Hurr of Chesapeake and George and Cindy Hurr of Virginia Beach; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Marilyn enjoyed time with her family, her Hickory neighbors... (Read complete obituary here)

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Frank E. “John” Bush, Jr.

Frank E. “John” Bush, Jr.

KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC FRANK EUGENE ‘JOHN’ BUSH, JR., 49, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Monday, December 19, 2005 at his residence. Mr. Bush was born in East Stroudsburg, PA and was a carpenter. He was the son of the late Lillian Irene Niepert Daughtry. Mr. Bush is survived by his wife, Jeanie Lassiter Bush of the residence; two daughters, Brittany Phillips and husband, David and Christina Bush; a son, Kristopher Bush, all of Colington, NC; a sister, Kim Carr of Virginia Beach, VA; and two grandchildren, James and Aiden. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu... (Read complete obituary here)

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J.J. Harris, Jr.

J.J. Harris, Jr.

EC Harris J.J. Harris, Jr. Resident of Pasquotank County, NC J.J. Harris, Jr., 59, of 568 Crooked Run Road, Elizabeth City, NC, died Monday, December 19, 2005 in Gates County as a result of an automobile accident. He was born in Pasquotank County, NC, the son of Mary Willie Yelton Harris of Elizabeth City, NC and the late Joseph Jordan Harris, Sr., and was the widower of Josephine Williams Harris. He was an Assistant Principal at Grandy Primary School in Camden and was a member of Newland United Methodist Church. Besides his mother, Mr. Harris is survived... (Read complete obituary here)

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Evelyn Beliveau

Evelyn Beliveau

Evelyn Marie Beliveau Norfolk ‘ Evelyn Marie Beliveau, 88, passed away at Chesapeake Health Care on Sunday, December 18, 2005. Mrs. Beliveau was a native of Norfolk, Va. She was the daughter of the late Moritz Joseph and Marie Evelyn Lawrence Blanke. Evelyn was predeceased by her husband Clayton Norman Beliveau. She is survived by her son Wendell Beliveau and his wife Carol of Chesapeake; one brother; James Winston Blanke and his wife Betty of Virginia Beach and two grandchildren; Amie and Lisa. Mrs. Beliveau was a loving wife and mother and a wonderful homemaker. There will be a graveside... (Read complete obituary here)

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May Wheatley

May Wheatley

EC WHEATLEY Currituck, NC May Anna Malin Wheatley, age 79, of 123 Pocahontas Trail, Edenton, NC, died Monday, December 12, 2005, as the result of a house fire in Currituck, NC. She was born in Westwater, Utah, daughter of the late Elwood C. Malin and Lula Lawrence Malin, and was wife of the late Franklin Thomas Wheatley. Mrs. Wheatley is survived by: one son David O’Shaughnessy; one sister, Ila M. Reay of Longview, Washington; her companion, Vernner Roy Davidson; six self adopted daughters: Sandra Whitson, Jeanne Davidson, Linda LaRoche, Sharon Clerkin, Sue Davidson, and... (Read complete obituary here)

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Douglas C. Brown

Douglas C. Brown

KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC DOUGLAS CHURCHILL BROWN, 74, of Kill Devil Hills, NC, died December 18, 2005 at his home, following a long illness. He was born on June 26, 1931, in Connecticut, but considered eastern Pennsylvania his home. While in high school he fount the beginnings of his life-long career in model-making and furniture design. He crafted a wooden model of the General Motors emblem, an eighteenth century stagecoach. For this design, Douglas was awarded the Fisher Body Craftsman Guild Scholarship. He attended the Rochester Institute of Technology under the scholarship, and earned a degree... (Read complete obituary here)

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Susann Hutchinson

Susann Hutchinson

EC Hutchinson Elizabeth City, NC Susann Lee Hutchinson, 56, of 923 Small Drive, Elizabeth City, NC, died at her residence on Saturday, December 17, 2005. She was born in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, and was the daughter of William Joseph Landroche of the residence and the late Betty Lorraine Mayer Landroche. She was a homemaker and a Catholic. Besides her father Mrs. Hutchinson is survived by one daughter, Robin Barry of Currituck, NC; and one son, James Hutchinson of Virginia Beach, VA. Funeral services are planned for a later date. To sign the online register visit www.twifordfh.com. ... (Read complete obituary here)

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Linda Hastings

Linda Hastings

EC HASTINGS Elizabeth City, NC Linda Secrist Hastings, 62, of 2039 Nixonton Road, Elizabeth City, NC, died at Albemarle Hospital on Saturday, December 17, 2005. Born in Rock Bridge County, Buena Vista, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Letcher and Audrey Marie Simpson Secrist, and the wife of Scott Hastings of the residence. She was retired as a teacher in the Camden Public Schools, and a member of the Elizabeth City Church of Christ. Besides her husband Mrs. Hastings is survived by: one son Peter Bruce Hastings of Elizabeth City, NC; four sisters, Ernestine... (Read complete obituary here)

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Richard VanSyoc

Richard VanSyoc

Richard Noel VanSyoc Knotts Island ‘ Richard Noel VanSyoc, 62, passed away December 17, 2005. He was a native of Milo, Iowa. Mr. VanSyoc was a retired senior chief from the USN. He was predeceased by his father Lyle B. VanSyoc. Richard is survived by his wife, Sondra A. VanSyoc, his mother, Faye Furgison VanSyoc of Milo, Iowa. Four daughters: Michele Garcia, of Pittsville,MA, Melissa Smith ,of Eddyville,Iowa, Kathy Craft of Hobbsville, NC, and Rebecca Powers of Moycok, NC. Three sons; Edward Barry Powers Jr. , of Knotts Island, NC, Michael J. VanSyoc, of Knotts Island, NC and John R. Powers... (Read complete obituary here)

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John Akins

John Akins

John Robert Akins Virginia Beach ‘ John Robert Akins passed away in his home surrounded by his family on December 17, 2005. He was born March 18,1926. He retired from the U. S. Navy and from the Merchant Marine Local #333. He was a lifetime member of the VFW #392. John is survived by his beloved wife of 51 years, Edith S. Akins, seven children and three son-in-laws (Johnny Akins, Raymond Akins, Linda Akins, Karen and Billy Hobbs, Janet and Ronnie Ferguson, Sandra and Gary Dowdy, Jr. and Robert Akins), and twelve grandchildren. He is also survived by a brother, Joe Frank Akins, and a sister,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Pearl “Vicky” Ball

Pearl “Vicky” Ball

PEARLE ‘VICKY’ BALL, passed away in the early morning hours of December 18th after a courageous two-year battle with cancer. Born Pearle Marye Miller on September 7, 1923, in Covington, Virginia, Vicky received her nickname in a malt shop get-together with high school girl friends. She moved to Norfolk in 1943 with her mother, Thelma, sister, Dreama, and brother, Bill. Shortly after WWII, she met and married the love of her life, native Norfolkian, Walter Samuel Ball. After Walter’s 20-year Navy career, the couple settled with their three children in a home they built in Estabrook... (Read complete obituary here)

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Sidney Sutton

Sidney Sutton

Mr. Sidney Tucker Sutton, Jr., age 76, of 613 Forrest Park Road, Elizabeth City, NC, died Friday, December 16, 2005, at the Albemarle Hospital. Mr. Sutton was born in Perquimans County, NC, to the late Sidney Tucker Sutton, Sr., and Parthenia ‘Peanie’ Perry Sutton and was the husband of Catherine Williams Sutton of the residence. He was a retired automotive parts salesman and had served in the National Guard. Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Anna S. Levin, and husband Philip of Voorhees, NJ; a son, S. Michael Sutton, M.D., and wife Beverly of Shiloh, NC; and four grandchildren,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Kellie Jo Miller

Kellie Jo Miller

COLINGTON, NC KELLIE JO ALLEN MILLER, 47, of Colington Road, Kill Devil Hills, died, Thursday, December 15, 2005, in Nags Head. Kellie was born in Bluefield, VA and was a bookkeeper. She was a graduate of Graham High School in Bluefield, College of the Albemarle and recently received a BS degree from the University of Missouri. She was the daughter of Annette Sword Caldwell of Bluefield, VA and the late Rodney Delano Allen and the wife of Edward Lee Miller. Besides her mother and husband surviving are a sister: Kimberly Allen of Los Gatos, CA. A celebration of life will be held, Thursday, December... (Read complete obituary here)

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Julia Highsmith

Julia Highsmith

Nags Head, NC Julia Phillips Highsmith, 81, died Sunday, December 11, 2005 at the Albemarle Hospital. Mrs. Highsmith was born in Pinetops, NC and was a retired sales clerk in a retail store. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Bertha Weeks Phillips and was the widow of Rudolph George Highsmith. She is survived by one daughter, Barbara Baines of Dare County; two sisters, Hilda Williamson of Mt. Holly, NC and Margaret Hammock of Lexington, KY; two grandchildren; Lisa Thurman and husband Danny and Amy Lawrence, all of Dare County; six great-grandchildren; Chelsea, Taylor, Halie, Jessica, Becca... (Read complete obituary here)

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Alverta Meiggs

Alverta Meiggs

Alverta Potter Beadles Meiggs Resident of Camden County, NC Alverta Potter Beadles Meiggs, 83, of 133 Sawyers Creek Road, Camden, NC, died Saturday, December 10, 2005 at Winslow Memorial Home. She was born in Beaufort County, NC, the daughter of the late Charles and Lettie Lupton Potter and was the widow of Earl Meiggs and Everett Beadles. She was a retired housemother for the nursing students at College of the Albemarle, a member of Geneva Baptist Church, a past assistant director of the Elizabeth City Girls Club, and one of the founding members of the Craftsman Fair Guild. Mrs. Meiggs is survived... (Read complete obituary here)

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Karl Morton

Karl Morton

Karl O. Morton Sr. Chesapeake ‘ Karl Okey Morton Sr., 70, died Friday, December 9, 2005. Mr. Morton was born in Widen, WV to the late Okey and Columbia Giviens Morton. He was a veteran having served in the U.S. Navy for 31 years and obtaining the rank of Petty Officer , 1st Class. During his naval career he served in the Korean Conflict and Vietnam and had worked as a deep sea diver for 16 years. Upon retiring, Mr. Morton worked as a maintenance engineer for a large property management group and as a volunteer E.M.T. for the Chesapeake Beach Voluntary Fire and Rescue Squad, where he... (Read complete obituary here)

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Arthur Lodovichetti

Arthur Lodovichetti

EC LODOVICHETTI Arthur Victor Lodovichetti, 96, of 1118 Shellie Drive, Elizabeth City, NC, and a former resident of Kill Devil Hills, NC, died December 8, 2005. He was born on March 27, 1909, in Hudson County, Hudson, NJ., and was the son of the late Duilio and Anita Brolli Lodovichetti. He was preceded in death by his wife Helen Howard Lodovichetti on June 9, 1991, and three brothers. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy, a retired sound technician with ABC News, and a former President of the White House Press Photographer’s Association. A memorial service will be held Saturday,... (Read complete obituary here)

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Christine Scolaro

Christine Scolaro

SCOLARO KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC CHRISTINE MARIE MYERS SCOLARO, 80, of Kill Devil Hills, died Friday, December 9, 2005, in Nags Head. Arrangements are pending. Twiford’s Colony Chapel Manteo is handling arrangements. Visit www.twifordfh.com to sign the online registe ... (Read complete obituary here)

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Edna Dalrymple

Edna Dalrymple

Harbinger, NC Edna Mae Bishal Dalrymple, 71, of Harbinger, NC died Thursday, December 8, 2005 in Albemarle Hospital. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Edna Danson Bishal. She was a retired general manager of a school bus company in New York and was a Catholic. Mrs. Dalrymple is survived by her husband, Donald Dalrymple of the residence; three sons, Donald F. Dalrymple of Long Beach, NY, Scott A. Dalrymple of Florida, and Peter J. Dalrymple and wife Patricia of Harbinger, NC; two daughter-in-laws, Deborah Dalrymple and Paula Dalrymple both of Long Island, NY; one... (Read complete obituary here)

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