Maleta Basnett Gray, age 69, of Buxton, NC went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, surrounded by her family.
A native of Buxton and one of seven children, she was born October 28, 1949, to the late Raymond and Grace Basnett.
Maleta was a dedicated homemaker, talented decorator, landscaper, and one fine cook. She loved the Lord and was a patriot to the bone.
Maleta is survived by her two children, Leonora Vernesoni (Jonathan) and Maleta Slaughter; two grandchildren, Grace Vernesoni and Jonathan Vernesoni Il; siblings, Eula Stowe, George Basnett (Judy), Darlene Basnett, and Charlene Perkins (Paul); and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Heritage of Faith Family Church in Frisco, NC.
Twiford Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home (Manteo)
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