Saturday, July 31, 2021

Kathleen “Kitty” Bell Townsend, 89, died peacefully at home on July 28, 2021 after a short illness, surrounded by her family. Beloved mother, wife, dear friend and community volunteer, she was born August 8, 1931, in Inman, South Carolina to Carmen Pound and John Crues Bell, both originally …

Friday, July 30, 2021

Cody Dalton Quimby, 24, of Hertford NC passed away July 23, 2021. Born in VA, raised in NC, he was the son of Michelle and Edward Quimby Jr. Survivors include his mother, Michelle Quimby, Step-Father John Johnson, Father Edward Quimby Jr, Brothers Dylan and Jacob Quimby, Sister Marina Quimby…

Thursday, July 29, 2021
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Saturday, July 24, 2021

Alice Gray Barnette Richardson, 91, of 202-A West Church Street, died Thursday, July 22, 2021 in Vidant Chowan Hospital. Mrs. Richardson was born in Wake County on April 8, 1930, and was the daughter of the late Claude E. and Monnie Coppedge Barnette Bunch. In addition to her parents, she wa…

Friday, July 23, 2021

Our beloved, Mother Car rie L. Spence, (100) of Elizabeth City, NC departed from this earthly life on July 19, 2021. Life Celebration Ser- vices will take place on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Memo- rial Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City, NC. A viewing will take place at M…

A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Frances Newbern Via went to be with the Lord on July 19th, 2021. Frances was born August 14, 1936 to Willard Winfield Newbern and Alethia Lacy Newbern. She grew up in Elizabeth City, N.C. where she also married her husband, Thomas Coo…

Sharon Lynn Hyde Wentz, 73, of Elizabeth City, NC died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at her residence. She was born in Prince George’s County, MD on February 18, 1948, to the late Spencer Clinton Hyde and Constance Middleton Hyde and was the wife of Samuel Richard Wentz, Jr. She was a homemaker. I…

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Daniel J. Gentile, Sr., 64, passed away in his sleep at his home in the early morning of July 19, 2021. In his final days, we laughed about how Dan’s first stop before heaven was to go straight to hell to put the fires out! But! Before that, he started his life in Queens, NY. He has now join…

Our beloved, Catherine Simpson, 67 departed from this earthly life on July 13, 2021. Life Celebration Service will take place on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Weeping Mary COCDOC, Moyock, NC Elder Marcus Etheridge eulogist. Interment will follow in the Seymore Family Cemetery. A vi…

Elizabeth Adams 91 died on Monday July 15, 2022 in Elizabeth City, N. C. Funeral Services wull be held on Saturday July 24, 2021 at 1:00 P. M. at St. Stephens Missionary Baptist Church 506 York Street Elizabeth City, N. C. Viewing will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021 from 4:00 P. M. until 7…

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
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John Henry Decker, Jr. left this life on July 18th, 2021, passing peacefully in his sleep. He was born on May 16,1948 in Holdrege, Nebraska where his father, John Henry Decker, Sr., grew up and moved a year later to Hertford, N.C. where his mother, Blanche Rae Decker, grew up. He excelled in…

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Edward Benjamin Torborg, age 27, of South Mills, NC died in an motor vehicle accident Friday, July 16, 2021. He was born June 24, 1994 to Edward Len Torborg and Kitty McCoy Parker. He was a skilled welder and a talented musician who sang and played guitar. Ben was a loving son, brother, uncl…

Hazel Hurdle Trueblood Byrum passed peacefully at her residence on Friday, July 16, 2021, with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late King George Byrum for 57 years, a wonderful Mother, Granny, and friend. She dearly loved her family and cherished the many times they sp…

Saturday, July 17, 2021

Audrey Hartlove of Aydlett, NC passed away peacefully into the arms of her Heavenly Creator with her loving family by her side. She is preceded in death by her husband, Bill Hartlove, and survived by her six children, Penny, Bill, Tom, Ed, Debbie, and John, along with their significant other…

Jim Sakolosky, 79, died on April 13, 2020. The covid pandemic prevented family and friends from gathering for a memorial service at the time. The family will now hold a celebration of Jim’s life on Saturday, July 31, at 10:00 AM at Holy Family Catholic Church, 1453 N. Road Street, Elizabeth …

Esther Gill McGuire, 86, went to be with her Lord June 30, 2021. These words were written by her in 2017 to be shared at the time of her passing. To My Children: Know that I have loved you every day and thanked God for you, my blessings! I married your dad in 1952 when he was 24 years old. I…

Richard Allen McGuire, 89, breathed his last on July 6, 2021; 11 days before his 90th birthday and 6 days after his beloved wife Esther died. His first wife, Mary Ann and daughter Debbie, predeceased him. He is survived by his three stepchildren, Carlton L. Gill, Jr. (Joann), Donna Gill Pend…

Friday, July 23, 2021

MOYOCK - Jessica Taylor Etheridge, 17, died on July 19, 2021. Funeral Sunday at 1 pm, at Currituck Middle School. Arrangements by Hortons Funeral Home and Cremations, Hertford.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC - Bonnie Hilderbrand Stearns, 69, died on Monday, July 19, 2021. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

KILL DEVIL HILLS - Beverly 'Bev' McGlashan Cook, 75, died on Friday, July 16, 2021. Services will be private. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

CURRITUCK - Ellen Helms Payne, 90, died on Sunday, July 18, 2021. There will be no memorial service. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

KILL DEVIL HILLS - Sara Louise Konstanzer, 92, died on Monday, July 19, 2021. A memorial service is pending. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

MANTEO - Dennis Dalton Mayo, Jr., 70, died on Sunday, July 18, 2021. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

WINSTON-SALEM - Briana Danielle Everette, 27, died on July 18, 2021. Funeral Friday at 11 am, at Holy Trinity Community Church. Viewing Thursday from 7-8pm at Freedom Church. Arrangements by Russell Funeral Home, Inc.

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

HERTFORD - Shanequa "Mookie" Archer, 35, died on July 13, 2021. Funeral Tuesday at 12 pm, at Melton Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Viewing was held Monday from 5-7pm at the church. Arrangements by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations.

KILL DEVIL HILLS - Ernest Milton "Pete" East, Jr, 92, died on Saturday, July 17, 2021. There will be no services. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

Saturday, July 17, 2021

KITTY HAWK - Barbara Ruth Donovan, 76, died on July 14, 2021. Funeral services will be private. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

CURRITUCK - Richard Earl Williams, 71, died on July 14, 2021. Memorial services Sunday, July 18 at 2 pm, at Gallop Barco Memorial Chapel. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

Friday, July 16, 2021

GULPORT, MS - James A. Beasley, died on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Graveside Service Saturday at 10 a.m., at Dove's Landing Cemetery, Elizabeth City. Viewing Friday, 5 p.m-7 p.m. at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations.

SOUTH MILLS - Joyce Renee Griffin, 66, died on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Funeral Service Saturday at 12 noon, at St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City. Viewing Friday 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at Mitchell Funeral Care & Cremations.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

ELIZABETH CITY - DeCarlo Jubrey Griffin, 39, died on Monday, July 5, 2021. Celebration of Life service Tuesday at 2 pm, at Walton Grove A.M.E. Zion Church, Hobbsville. Viewing was held 5-7 pm Monday at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations.

Thursday, July 08, 2021

GREENSBORO - Antwon Dont'a "Lucciano Da G" White, 32, died on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. Celebration of Life Sunday at 1 pm, at Melton Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Winfall. Viewing Saturday, 5-7 pm, at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City.

HAMPTON VA - Percy Augustus Wiggins, Jr., 77, died on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Celebration of Life Saturday at 12 pm, at Melton Grove Missionary Baptsist Church, Winfall, NC. Viewing Friday, 6-8 pm, at the church. Arrangements by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City, NC.

ELIZABETH CITY - Rhi'Leigh Ny'ree Butts, 6, died on Friday, July 2, 2021. Funeral Sunday at 3 pm, at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations Chapel. Viewing Saturday, 5-7 pm, at the funeral home.

COINJOCK - Linville Park Elkin, 61, died on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. The family is planning a private gathering for a future time. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

POWELLS POINT - Galen L. Truesdail, 69, died on Monday, July 5, 2021. No services are planned. Arrangements by Gallop Funeral Services, Inc.

HAMPTON, VA - Carlton "Pete" Holland, 59, died on Tuesday, June 29, 2021. Celebration of Life Friday at 12 pm, at Cooke Bros. Funeral Chapel, Newport News. Viewing Thursday, 4-6 pm, at Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City, NC.