Esther Divers Brite, 90, of Elizabeth City, NC died Friday, February 9, 2018 at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on February 22, 1927 in Newport, NC to the late Henry Clay Divers and Vanessa Bell Divers and was the widow of Howard Brite. Her family meant all to her and she will be dearly missed.
She is survived by a son, Jerry T. Brite and wife Cheryl of Elizabeth City; five grandchildren, Jenny Newsome (Romey), Angie Crisp (James Ricks), T.J. Brite (Jen Johnson), Janet Creef (Jason), and Renee Gladden (Bo); seven great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter Christine Guthrie; and three sisters, Connie Scott, Elizabeth Pugh, and Helen Berry.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. F. Joe Griffith officiating. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Brite family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home (Elizabeth City)
405 East Church Street