Edith Wilbur Meekins, 96, of Point Harbor, NC died Saturday, April 27, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Avon, NC. A native of Avon, she was born December 29, 1922, to the late Naomi King and Branch Edward Meekins.
A member of Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church, Edith was a homemaker and active at the Currituck County Senior Center where she enjoyed playing bingo and dominos.
Edith is survived by two daughters, Betty Joan Williams (Vaughn) of Chesapeake, VA and Kathy Ann Williams (Jerry Teal) of Avon, NC; five grandchildren, Jason Williams (Erica), Garrett Williams, Keith Williams, Andrew Williams, and Kate Clifton (Carl); nine great-grandchildren, Emily, Sarah, Marley, Madison, Lilly, Kenny, Kaiden, Kendra, and Andrea; and former son-in-law, Michael Williams of Avon, NC.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George W. Meekins; her daughter, Linda Kay Scarborough; and her great-grandson, Christian Williams.
The family will hold a graveside memorial service at 2:00 pm on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at the Scarborough family cemetery (located directly across from St. John United Methodist Church in Avon).
Twiford Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.
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