Darlene Jones Twiford, a native of Elizabeth City, NC, is a licensed NC Funeral Director and has been with the firm since 1985. She and her husband, David H. Twiford, Sr., have three children, David H. Twiford, Jr., John Joseph “J. J.” Twiford, and Whitney Louise Twiford Waddington; two granddaughters, Ragen Whitney Twiford and Callie Elizabeth Twiford, four grandsons, Robert “Bert” Waddington IV, John Wells Twiford, Spencer Linwood Twiford and Joseph Halstead Waddington. She is a 1968 graduate of Central High School and attended College of the Albemarle. Darlene is a member of the North Carolina Funeral Director’s Association, and Ramoth Gilead Baptist Church. Her interests include spending time with her family and traveling.