Noah J. “Sam” Henderson (1945-2017), a native of Malone, NY, has been a funeral director and an embalmer with the firm since 1996. He is a 1963 graduate of Franklin Academy High School in Malone and Simmon’s School of Embalming and Mortuary Science in Syracuse, NY. He is a US Army veteran of Viet Nam and a member of the Improved Order of Red Men. He worships with the Baptist, Methodist, and Assembly of God. He is married, has four children and enjoys carpentry, music and songwriting.
Twiford Funeral Homes - Elizabeth City Staff
The heart of any organization is it's staff. We feel that we have the very best staff available serving the Elizabeth City area. Twiford Funeral Homes prides itself on the length of employment that our friends continue to work with us. As you browse through the photos and bios below, take notice of the number of years many of our staff has continued to work with us.
Jack T. Sawyer, (1930-2021) a native of Columbia, NC, has been with the firm since 1971 as the Outside Supervisor and a Funeral Assistant. He is a graduate of Columbia High School, a past Scout Master and a member of the First Christian Church. He has one son. He enjoys reading and reminiscing.
Milton “Gibby” Gibbs (1935 – 2019), a native of Hyde County, NC, joined the firm in 2000 as a part-time funeral assistant. He has four children and nine grandchildren and is a member of First Christian Church. Gibby enjoys church and music.