Manns Harbor, NC
Jennie Gibbs Tillett Creef, 96, of Manns Harbor, NC died Thursday, November 29, 2007 at the Outer Banks Hospital, Nags Head, NC. Mrs. Creef was born in Manns Harbor and was a homemaker. She was a member of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School for 30 years and was a member of the Methodist Women. She was the daughter of the late Herman Thomas and Bertha Inez Tillett Gibbs. She is also preceded in death by her first husband, William Rollins Tillett, her second husband, Harry Gordon Creef and a son, Rollins D. Tillett, Sr.
Mrs. Creef is survived by two grandchildren, Rollins Davis Tillett, Jr. and Linda ‘Sammie’ Tillett Gard; four great-grandchildren, Jeffrey Gard, Billy Gard, Chevis Tillett and Emery Tillett; and two great-great-grandchildren, Blake Gard and Brinley Tillett.
Funeral Services will be held at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 2, 2007 at 2:00 pm, with Rev. Bettie Francis officiating. Burial will be in the Twiford Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo on Saturday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, POB 95, Manns Harbor, NC 27953.
Twiford Colony Chapel, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements.Print Obituary & Condolences