Leanora Holt Aydlett, 86 of 138 Hampton Road, Coinjock, NC, our beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, and Widower of the late Ralph Earl Aydlett, Jr., went to be with the Lord on September 6, 2019. Born in Norfolk, VA on November 25, 1932 to the late Marshall B. Holt and Leanora Prince Holt, she was the wife of Ralph Earl Aydlett, Jr. (deceased 2014). She worked at Little Creek Naval Base, was Owner and Operator of Aydlett’s Grocery Store, and was a member of Grandy Community Church. She loved reading her Bible with a cup of hot tea each morning and playing aggravation and cards with her daughters.
She is survived by five daughters, Linda Rowe and husband Richard of Grandy, NC, Marcia Reynolds of Coinjock, NC, Lisa Conner of Kill Devil Hills, NC, Karen McMurray and husband Steve of Poplar Branch, NC, and Leslie Aydlett of the residence; one son, Ralph Earl Aydlett, III of Coinjock NC; nine grandchildren, Tina Rowe, Kevin Shinn, Amy Shinn, Brandon Ballance, Jennifer Commander, Audrey Aydlett, Ryan McMurray, Steven McMurray, Jr. and Matthew McMurray; nine great grandchildren, Anthony Rowe, Kash and Nicole Moore, Alexis and Elijah Freeman, Max and Ryan McMurray, Madisyn and Cassidy McMurray. She was pre-deceased by two grandchildren, Michael and Richard Rowe.
A Memorial Service will be held at Grandy Community Church on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 3pm with Reverend John Ogden officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to her favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942 or a charity of your choosing. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the family. Condolences may be expresses at www.TwifordFH.com.
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